Press Releases 03 Jan 2013

fkstpartners and Wolf Theiss advise on the sale of a Slovenian hardware store


Press Release on 3 January 2013

An affiliate of the German Bauhaus Group purchases a hardware store in Maribor

Munich, 3 January 2013 – An affiliate real estate company of the German Bauhaus Group has purchased a DIY store in Maribor, Slovenia. The object is being used by Bauhaus’ Slovenian subsidiary.

Bauhaus operates its business from its main offices in Mannheim. Including Slovenia, the Bauhaus Group operates about 220 stores in 17 European countries. In Particular, Bauhaus has expanded to several Eastern European countries and has recently opened a further store in Slovenia.

Seller of the hardware store is a subsidiary of the currently liquidated Australian Babcock & Brown Group.


Seller’s Advisors:

fkstpartners (Munich): Oliver Kirfel (Corporate, lead advisor)

Wolf Theiss (Leibach): Dr. Markus Bruckmüller (Real Estate), Associate: Laura Struc (Finance)


Purchaser’s Advisors: Law Firm Andrić (Leibach): Andrej Andrić

Inhouse: Volker Hartmann


About fkstpartners:

fkstpartners is a transaction boutique established in Munich, which is specialized in M&A-transactions as well as real estate and renewable energy deals. In spring 2013 a new name partner entered into fkstpartners and therefore strengthened their transaction sector significantly.



Oliver Kirfel, LL.M.
Weißenburger Straße 10
81667 Munich
Tel.: +49 (89) 242072555
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