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Ebner Stolz advises the listed RPC Group Plc on the strategic acquisition of Neluplast Tiefzieh-Technik GmbH

  • Bri­tish RPC Group acqui­res 100% in Nelu­plast
  • As a spe­cia­list for plastic pac­ka­ging Nelu­plast is a relia­ble B2B sup­p­lier
  • Ebner Stolz pro­vi­ded RPC with Finan­cial and Tax Due Dili­gence ser­vices

Ham­burg, 22nd January 2019 – The Audi­ting and Con­sul­ting firm Ebner Stolz pro­vi­ded Finan­cial and Tax Due Dili­gence ser­vices to RPC Group Plc on the acqui­si­tion of Nelu­plast Tief­zieh-Tech­nik GmbH, head­quar­te­red in Opfen­bach, Ger­many.

The lis­ted RPC Group, head­quar­te­red in Rus­h­den, Uni­ted King­dom, is one of Europe’s lar­gest sup­p­liers of plastic pac­ka­ging and has gene­ra­ted total reve­nues of £3.7 bil­lion in Finan­cial Year 2017/18.

Nelu­plast is a spe­cia­li­sed B2B sup­p­lier of ther­mo­for­med plastic pac­ka­ging pri­ma­rily for the food sec­tor. Its pro­duct port­fo­lio inclu­des dif­fe­rent plastic pac­ka­ging solu­ti­ons ran­ging from food pac­ka­ging to non-food pac­ka­ging as well as cof­fee cap­su­les and indi­vi­dual pac­ka­ging solu­ti­ons for its custo­mers. Since 1923, Nelu­plast has deve­lo­ped into an effi­ci­ent and qua­lity ori­en­ta­ted sup­p­lier and busi­ness part­ner in the plastic pac­ka­ging indu­s­try.

With the acqui­si­tion of Nelu­plast RPC extends its exper­tise wit­hin the Ger­man mar­ket and enhan­ces its ser­vice offe­ring while streng­t­he­ning the mar­ket posi­tion.

Wit­hin the tran­sac­tion pro­cess Ebner Stolz pro­vi­ded RPC with Finan­cial and Tax Due Dili­gence sup­port.

Ebner Stolz team: Mar­kus Sch­mal (Pro­ject lea­ding Part­ner), Achim Rich­ter (Pro­ject lead, Finan­cial Due Dili­gence), Jan Knorr and And­reas Wie­fels (both Finan­cial Due Dili­gence) as well as Dr. Hol­ger Mach (Part­ner M&A Tax), Tobias Bake­berg and Simon Birsch­kus (both Tax Due Dili­gence)

Press Con­tact

Dr. Ulrike Höreth
Ebner Stolz
Kro­nen­straße 30
70174 Stutt­gart
Tel.  +49 711 2049-1371

Cor­po­rate Con­tact

Mar­kus Sch­mal
Ebner Stolz
Lud­wig-Erhard-Straße 1
20459 Ham­burg
Tel.  +49 40 37097-175

Achim Rich­ter
Ebner Stolz
Lud­wig-Erhard-Straße 1
20459 Ham­burg
Tel.  +49 40 37097-338­ter@eb­ner­

About Ebner Stolz

Ebner Stolz is one of the lar­gest inde­pen­dent mid-sized MDP firms in Ger­many and is among the Top Ten in the sec­tor. The firm has deca­des of in-depth expe­ri­ence in audi­ting, tax advice, legal advice, and cor­po­rate con­sul­ting. More than 1,400 emp­loyees in all major Ger­man cities and busi­ness cen­t­res offer a broad range of ser­vices based on a multi-dis­ci­p­li­nary approach. With around 100 emp­loyees, Ebner Stolz Cor­po­rate Finance ser­vice line is a key area of Ebner Stolz ser­vice port­fo­lio, which is cha­rac­te­ri­zed by a mar­ket lea­ding posi­tion in the seg­ment for SME tran­sac­ti­ons. In addi­tion to mid-cap cli­ents, Ebner Stolz advi­ses also nume­rous pri­vate equity firms and family offices on both domestic and cross-bor­der tran­sac­ti­ons.

Cross-bor­der audi­ting and con­sul­ting assign­ments are car­ried out with part­ners of Nexia Inter­na­tio­nal, one of the world’s top ten net­works of inde­pen­dent con­sul­ting and audi­ting firms. With more than 650 Nexia offices world­wide Ebner Stolz is pre­sent in more than 115 coun­tries.

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