PwC Legal advises the private shareholders on the sale of BSB & BWB Group

November 18, 2020

Düsseldorf, 18 November 2020

A multidisciplinary team of PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal AG Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft (PwC Legal) and PricewaterhouseCoopers GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft (PwC) experts has provided the private shareholders of BSB Metallverformung GmbH + Co. Stanzwerk (“BSB”) and BWB Behälter-Werk Burgau GmbH + Co. KG (“BWB”) with comprehensive legal and financial advice on the sale of their shares to the Klimmer Group.

BSB provides high quality metal structures in the field of stamping and forming parts for clients in various end industries. BWB is a leading manufacturer of oil separators and pressure vessels, predominantly for the European railway industry. The BSB & BWB Group is headquartered in Burgau, Germany and employs more than 350 people.

The Klimmer Group, which is also headquartered in Burgau, is a specialist for stamping and forming parts with up to 1,000 tons of compressive force. Klimmer supplies mainly to customers in the automotive and electrical industry.

PwC Legal (Düsseldorf):

Lars Benger (Lead), Dr. Johannes Auf dem Kampe, Rebecca Lappeßen (all M&A / Private Equity), Dr. Philipp Pröbsting (Real Estate)

PwC (Frankfurt):

Alexander Knögel, Sebastian Teller, Manuel Nowotny (all M&A)

For additional information please contact:
Martin Krause
PwC Communications
Tel.: +49 (0)211 981 – 16 57

About PwC Legal:

In today’s rapidly evolving marketplace, our clients are increasingly concerned with business collaborations, restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, financing and questions of social responsibility. They need legal security when dealing with such complex issues. That is why we work closely with PwC’s tax, human resources and finance experts and draw on the resources of our legal network in more than 100 countries to deliver comprehensive advice. Whether a global player, a public body or a wealthy individual, each client can rely on a personal account manager to address his or her specific legal needs. This dedication helps us ensure our clients’ long-term business success.

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Lars Benger


Tel: +49 211 981-7825

Dr. Johannes  Auf dem Kampe


Tel: +49 211 981-5511

Dr. Philipp Pröbsting

Real estate law

Tel: +49 211 981-4158