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Ansgar advises funds, corporate groups and startups on all matters of corporate law. He specializes in equity and debt venture financings of young growth-driven enterprises and in M&A and Private Equity transactions.

Education and Career

Ansgar studied law at the University of Munich. Throughout his work on his Ph.D. thesis, he worked as a research assistant at Gleiss Lutz, thereafter as an Associate at Flick Gocke Schaumburg.

Experience

Ansgar’s recent work highlights include advising:

  • Project A Ventures, Lakestar, Creandum, Greyhound Capital and various other venture capital investors on their acquisitions of, and investments in, portfolio companies
  • Tourlane, Raisin, Zeitgold, share, Choco Communications and many other technology companies on their financing rounds (including venture debt)
  • Shareholders of Flightright on the sale to Intermedia
  • Shareholders of Contorion on the sale to Hoffmann Group
  • MDAX-listed Ströer Group on the acquisition of various companies, inter alia Statista and Foodist
  • Raisin on the acquisition of MHB-Bank
  • Friendsurance on cross-border merger
  • Merantix on transformation into a stock corporation as well as in connection with equity financing and spin-off projects
  • Articles of Association / Rules of Procedure for the Management and the Advisory Board
    in: Bank/Möllmann, Venture Capital Agreements in Germany 2017 - (forthcoming)
  • Change of Legal Form in the Common Market – Cross-Border Transformation of Companies in Europe
    Mohr Siebeck, 2016 - (in German)