An Italian trade fair organiser has invested in a German health and beauty publishing firm.
Italian trade fair organiser Bologna Fiere has acquired 60 per cent of the shares in the German Health & Beauty Holding. Health & Beauty Holding is a publishing house and trade fair organiser based in Ettlingen in Baden-Württemberg. The Bologna Fiere Group manages three exhibition centres in Bologna, Modena and Ferrara with more than 75 exhibitions. The trade fair organiser was advised on the Italian side by the law firm NCTM. With a view to German law, Health & Beauty Holding was advised by Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft.
The Luther team included Stuttgart partner Dr Ulrich Philippi and counsel Matthias Fickert as well as Frankfurt partner and tax consultant Nicole Fröhlich accompanied the transaction.At NCTM, Rome the advisers were Francesca Rogai, Sante Ricci, Raffaele Caldarone, Marchese Zanardi and Sergio Marchese.