Private Equity | Transactions / M&A | Labor and Social Security Law

Flick Gocke Schaumburg advises BuildTec on partnership with Glaser

31.01.2024 | Deals done

Flick Gocke Schaumburg has advised the BuildTec Software Group (BuildTec), a portfolio company of funds advised by Bregal Unternehmerkapital (BU), on the conclusion of a partnership with Glaser Programmsysteme GmbH (Glaser). The partnership expands BuildTec’s portfolio by adding another international player in construction software to its fold, with a focus on computer-aided design (CAD) for structural engineering projects.

Matthias Glaser will continue in his role as CEO of Glaser.

Advisors to the BuildTec Software Group: Flick Gocke Schaumburg

Mathias Bülow (project lead), Justus Bode (both private equity/M&A), Dr. Sandy Siegfanz-Strauß, Dr. Tobias Nießen (both labor and employment law); associates: Dr. Golo Meven (private equity/M&A), Sarah Büttgen (labor and employment law)

Led by Mathias Bülow, teams from Flick Gocke Schaumburg regularly advise portfolio companies of funds advised by BU. Last year, these teams assisted medavis in its merger with Digithurst, and advised the SEMA Group on both its acquisition of Compass Software GmbH and the integration of Hausmann Wynen.

BU is a leading family investor with offices in Munich, Zurich and Milan. Its funds invest in medium-sized companies headquartered in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and northern Italy. Since it was founded in 2015, BU has invested over EUR 2.7 billion of its funds in more than 100 companies. BU’s assets under management currently total around EUR 4 billion.

The BuildTec Software Group is a growing European platform for innovative software solutions in the construction and trade sector.  In addition to Denmark, the group is active in Germany at sites in Wildpoldsried, Dortmund and Monheim, and now also in Hanover.

GLASER Programmsysteme GmbH, based in Hanover, specializes in the development and sale of user-friendly and practical software solutions for construction planning. GLASER provides professional CAD solutions in 2D and 3D, encompassing ready-to-implement Building Information Modelling (BIM) planning, mixed reality and bespoke contract development of software for over 4,000 customers. The majority of the GLASER team consists of civil engineers who specialize in the development and use of construction programs and CAD software. <<<