GLNS advises CompuGroup Medical SE on the change of legal form into a partnership limited by shares (KGaA)

On May 13, 2020, the Annual General Meeting of MDAX-listed CompuGroup Medical SE, headquartered in Koblenz, Germany, approved the change of legal form into a partnership limited by shares (KGaA) under the name "CompuGroup Medical SE & Co. KGaA". The personally liable partner is CompuGroup Medical Management SE, a monistic European Company (Societas Europaea, SE), which is held by the company founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. Frank Gotthardt, as the controlling shareholder. The change of legal form will become effective upon entry in the commercial register.

GLNS has comprehensively advised CompuGroup Medical SE on the change of legal form and the preparation and implementation of the virtual general meeting by the partners Dr. Bernd Graßl and Dr. Tobias Nikoleyczik (both Corporate/Capital Markets), Counsel Dr. Veronika Montes as well as Associate Nadja Crombach (both Corporate/Capital Markets). GLNS worked very closely together with the General Counsel of the company, Mr. Maximilian von Schorlemer, and the Senior Company Secretary, Mr. Ralf Glass.

The Supervisory Board of the company was advised by Allen & Overy by a team led by Dr. Christian Eichner. The Gotthardt family was advised by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer by a team led by Dr. Stephan Waldhausen. Loschelder covered labour law aspects with a team led by Dr. Detlef Grimm.

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