Norton Rose Fulbright advises Hyperion on strategic partnership

Business August 18, 2016

Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Hyperion Insurance Group on a strategic partnership with Euroassekuranz Versicherungsmakler AG. Both parties have signed agreements which establish reciprocal shareholding. The transaction is pending regulatory approvals.

Both sides of this this Anglo-German partnership will benefit from mutual know-how transfer and competitive advantages. Euroassekuranz will gain direct access to the international insurance markets and Hyperion’s strong global networks.

The Norton Rose Fulbright Team was led by Munich corporate insurance partner Eva-Maria Barbosa. The team further included senior associate Christina Lorenz, associates Benjamin Köstler, Rima Dressler und Steffan Savcenko (all corporate insurance, Munich), associate Michael Gaul (corporate, Munich), of counsel Frank Bayer (tax, Munich), partner Katrin Scheicht (Munich), of counsel Anja Lingscheid and associate Jannis Breitschwerdt (Munich, all employment), of counsel Markus Müller (IT, Munich), of counsel Tim Schaper and associate Nils Lemberg (both competition, Hamburg), as well as partner Rüdiger Litten (banking and finance, Frankfurt).

For further information please contact:

Katrin Gneiting, PR & Communications Manager Germany
Tel: +49 89 212148 533; Mob: +49 172 76 975 62
katrin.gneiting@nortonrosefulbright.com

Notes for editors:

Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. We provide the world’s pre-eminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have 3800 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.

Recognized for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.

Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. We aim to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of our offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.

For more information about Norton Rose Fulbright, see nortonrosefulbright.com/legal-notices.