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Kinstellar advises Genesis Private Equity Fund III on the acquisition of the largest Czech call centre

May 2020 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Genesis Private Equity Fund III (GPEF III) on its acquisition, from Karel Komárek's KKCG investment group, of the largest operator of contact centres in the Czech Republic.

Kinstellar Podcast Series: The M&A and private equity challenges and opportunities in the CEE region in the context of COVID-19

24 April 2020 – Welcome to another Kinstellar podcast on the M&A and private equity challenges and opportunities in the CEE region in the context of COVID-19. Today, Razvan Popa, Partner and co-head of Kinstellar’s firm-wide Private Equity practice...

Kinstellar Podcast Series: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on M&A activity

April 2020 – Welcome to Kinstellar’s podcast series exploring the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on M&A activity in the CEE/SEE region. In this new series we will discuss the economic impact of the pandemic with representatives of leading corporates...

Kinstellar advises Earlybird Venture Capital on the seed funding round to the fintech startup Payhawk

March 2020 – Kinstellar’s teams in Istanbul and Sofia have successfully represented Earlybird Venture Capital on the €3 million seed funding to the fintech startup Payhawk, the paperless corporate card that simplifies expenses for businesses. This...

Kinstellar advises GLP on its European expansion with EUR 1bn Goodman CEE portfolio deal

March 2020 – Kinstellar offices in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary have successfully advised GLP, a leading global investment manager and business builder in logistics, real estate, infrastructure, finance and related technologies, on an agreement...

Kinstellar advises Highlander Partners on the acquisition of Sano Vita in Romania

February 2020 – Kinstellar has advised the US private equity fund Highlander Partners on the acquisition of a majority stake in Sano Vita, a leading Romanian natural food supplier.

Kinstellar advises Genesis Capital on the acquisition of Hungarian entertainment centres

September 2019 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Genesis Private Equity Fund III (GPEF III) on its acquisition of a majority stake in the Hungarian 11 Entertainment group. The group operates indoor amusement parks in Hungary, including trampoline...

Kinstellar advises on the sale of KS Klima-Service in the Czech Republic

May 2019 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Genesis Private Equity Fund II (GPEF II) on the sale of its majority stake in KS Klima-Service – a Czech leader in the development, production and supply of air filters and filtering equipment for atmospheric...

Foundation trusts set for introduction in Hungary

April 2019 – The Hungarian Parliament passed the Act on Foundation Trusts on 5 March 2019. This legal concept has had a long and successful history in German-speaking countries. The main purpose of lawmakers in introducing this concept is to provide...

New EU Proposal for Foreign Direct Investment Screening

February 2019 – On 20 November 2018, the European Parliament, European Council and European Commission (“EC”, the “Commission”) reached a political agreement on a new co-operation mechanism for the review of foreign direct investment (“FDI”)...