PwC Legal advises SEW-EURODRIVE GmbH & Co KG on the acquisition of CABA-Blind Antriebsaggregate GmbH

May 6, 2019

Stuttgart, May 6, 2019

PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal AG Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft (PwC Legal) provided comprehensive legal advice to SEW-EURODRIVE GmbH & Co KG (SEW) on the acquisition of CABA-Blind Antriebsaggregate GmbH.

SEW-EURODRIVE GmbH & Co KG with registered office in Bruchsal, Germany, is a global supplier in the field of industrial drive technology and automation. SEW is represented in 51 countries with 15 manufacturing plants and 79 technology centers. Sales in the 2018/2019 fiscal year amounted to more than EUR 3.2 billion. SEW currently employs more than 17,000 people, 600 of whom work in research and development alone.

CABA-Blind Antriebsaggregate GmbH, founded in 1955 and with registered office in Kehl, is an internationally active specialist in mechanical engineering. The company has many years of experience in the design, construction and repair of gearboxes, the manufacture of turned, milled and toothed parts and in special plant construction.

Advisors to SEW-EURODRIVE GmbH & Co KG:


Dr. Christopher Iliou, Head of Legal

PwC Legal:

Dr Steffen Schniepp, Dr Thomas Wenninger, Helena Schoch (all Corporate/M&A, Stuttgart)


About PwC Legal:

PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal AG Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft (law firm PwC Legal) is represented with more than 230 lawyers at 18 locations in Germany. It provides integrated legal advice in cooperation with the business lines audit and assurance services (Assurance), tax consulting services (Tax) as well as deals and consulting (Advisory) of PricewaterhouseCoopers GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft. Sound technical know-how and practice-oriented economic understanding characterize the way we work.PwC Legal is a member of the worldwide PwC Legal network, with more than 3,500 lawyers offering their services in 100 countries worldwide. 

About PwC:

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Dr. Steffen Schniepp


Tel: +49 711 25034-1103

Dr. Thomas Wenninger


Tel: +49 711 25034-1717