Eisenberger & Herzog has advised Markus Kummel, Oliver Jusinger, and Andreas Kossmeier, the founders of the Bergfex tourism platform, on the sale of a 60% stake to Russmedia Equity Partners. 42law reportedly advised Russmedia Equity Partners on the deal.
Financial details were not diclosed.
E&H describes Bergfex as "Europe’s largest platform for mountain sports tourism in the Alpine region." According to the firm, "the platform, accessible over the Internet and via app, is a reliable companion for mountain enthusiasts to plan tours, check the weather, and book accommodations. All three founders, Markus Kummel, Oliver Jusinger, and Andreas Kossmeier, who have worked to build the company since 1999, will remain onboard both operationally and as shareholders. Within the network of Russmedia, a family business over 100 years old, Bergfex will continue to grow as an independent and founder-managed company, and continuously develop technically innovative services for mountain sports enthusiasts.”
Eisenberger & Herzog’s team included Partners Peter Winkler, Josef Schmidt, Philipp Nidal Karaman, Dieter Thalhammer, Jana Eichmeyer, Andreas Zellhofer, and Helmut Liebel, Attorney Karolin Andreewitch, and Associates Martin Zankl and Daniel Metz.
42law's team was led by Partner Christof Strasser.