The Firm

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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