"Ring" International Holding AG, a holding company of an Austrian family office seizes investment opportunity to acquire the Burger King franchise business in Norway, Sweden and Denmark. The deal team of Brandl & Talos – headed by Roman Rericha and Markus Arzt and supported by Christina Bernhart and Adrian Zuschmann – supported its long-standing client in the course of entire transaction and coordinated local counsels for Norway (Wikborg | Rein), Sweden (Cirio) and Denmark (Bruun & Hjejle).
The three million Euro seed financing round was led by btov's Industrial Technologies Fund. Other investors include aws Gründerfonds, Segnalita Ventures, Martin Global AG and Dr. Georg Hoblik GmbH. The Brandl & Talos transaction team consisted of Roman Rericha, Markus Arzt and Sonam Schima.
With this acquisition, Merck Sharp Dome (MSD) is securing, among other things, the COVID-19 vaccine developed by the Austrian company Themis, which will be combined with an MSD vac-cination platform, thus contributing to the global fight against coronavirus.