Uría Menéndez has advised Rodenstock GmbH, the Germany based leading supplier of branded spectacle lenses, frames and optician’s work shop equipment, on the acquisition of a majority stake in Indo Optical SLU, the Spain based holding company for an optical and ophthalmic equipment manufacturer from Ergon Capital Partners SA, the private equity firm.
The terms of the deal were undisclosed. The transaction provides an exit strategy for Ergon Capital Partners SA. The deal is subject to anti-trust clearance by the competent authorities.
The team was formed by Teresa Paz-Ares (Partner), Pedro Ravina (Partner), Beatriz Cocina (Counsel), Lorenzo de Benito Lobo (Associate) and Álvaro Angulo Garciandia (Associate). Alfonso Gutiérrez (Partner) was in charge of the Competition related advice.