Czech Republic: Schoenherr advises Ondřej Zíta on sale of OptimNet Solutions and OptimNet Solutions SK to Hellman Worldwide Logistics group
Schoenherr advised Ondřej Zíta on the sale of OptimNet Solutions s.r.o. and OptimNet Solutions SK s.r.o., a freight forwarding business operating the largest night-time distribution network in the Czech and Slovak Republics, to the Hellman Worldwide Logistics group, one of the largest international logistics providers.
"We were happy to support Mr. Zíta on his divestment and to assist on the transaction that brings OptimNet Solutions and its superb services to a strong international logistics group", said partner Vladimír Čížek.
Established in 2016, OptimNet Solutions is the largest night-time distribution network in the Czech and Slovak Republics, using state-of-the-art technologies for distribution network optimisation, shipment scanning, track & trace and customer portal.
The Hellman Worldwide Logistics group, founded in 1871, is one of the largest international logistics providers. The group is represented by a worldwide network of 489 offices in 173 countries with more than 19,500 people. In 2021 the Hellmann Worldwide Logistics group achieved turnover of around EUR 4.07bln with 12,348 employees.
The Schoenherr team advising on the transaction was led by Vladimír Čížek (partner) and Michal Jendželovský (attorney at law).
The acquirer was represented by BDO Legal.