2 June 2022

We advised the minority shareholders of Rotometal – Joachim Setnik and Barbara Setnik – in the sale of the company, held in the portfolio of the US investment fund Highlander Partners.

The transaction, valued at PLN 65 million, was conducted in the form of a management buyout, led by Grzegorz Dolbniak, Rotometal’s current president.

Sobczyńscy i Partnerzy | FSG Prawo team was led by attorney Michał Sobczyński – Managing Partner, and attorney-at-law Orest Ochocki – co-leading the firm’s transaction department.

In 2017, our Law Firm advised the owners of Rotometal in stake sale transaction to the Highlander fund.

Rotometal was founded in 2006 and designs and manufactures products for the printing and converting industry. Rotometal currently has 130 highly skilled employees working in 5,000 sqm of production and office space.

Highlander Partners is a leading private investment firm based in the United States, making direct private equity and mezzanine investments in Central Europe and North America.

The Highlander Partners fund was advised by law firm Clifford Chance. Rotometal CEO Grzegorz Dolbniak was advised on the management buyout by SMM Legal law firm.

The following portal writes about the transaction: link