Karanovic & Partners has advised Abris Capital Partners and Patent Co. founders Radivoje Perovic and Miodrag Perovic on the sale of Patent Co. to RWA Raiffeisen Ware Austria. JPM Jankovic Popovic Mitic advised Patent Co.'s founders as well. Wolf Theiss advised RWA.
According to Karanovic & Partners, “Patent Co. is the leading animal nutrition business in Central and Eastern Europe, and a global provider of animal nutrition solutions, including patented high value-add feed additives. It employs around 250 staff across facilities in Southeast Europe.”
RWA is the wholesale company and service provider of the Lagerhaus cooperatives in Austria. It focuses on agricultural products and inputs, energy, building materials, home & garden, agricultural machinery and spare parts, as well as providing related business services.
Karanovic & Partners’ team was led by Senior Partner Dragan Karanovic and Partner Milos Jakovljevic.
The Wolf Theiss team was led by Vienna-based Partner Christian Mikosch and Belgrade-based Partner Andjelka Todorovic and included Belgrade-based Partner Miroslav Stojanovic, Counsel Vidak Kovacevic, Senior Associate Marko Tesanovic, and Associates Jovan Micovic and Tatjana Radivojevic, Sarajevo-based Partner Naida Custovic, Senior Associate Ilma Kasumagic, and Associates Lamis Kulenovic, Alija Genjac, and Ajla Delic, and Sofia-based Counsel Hristina Dzhevlekova.