Wolf Theiss has provided Austrian assistance to Gleiss Lutz, lead counsel to Enterex International Limited, a Taiwan listed company, on its takeover of the AVA Group from Haugg-Kuhlerfabrik GmbH.
AVA is the Haugg Group’s distribution network as well as the brand under which the extensive range of engine and vehicle cooling systems are sold. The product portfolio includes cooling radiators, condensers, intercoolers, heaters, compressors, fans, dryers, evaporators, and valves. AVA has companies in the Netherlands, France, Italy, the UK, Denmark, and Austria.
Enterex manufactures and sells radiators, condensers, intercoolers, evaporators for passenger cars, pick-ups, trucks, tractors, and generators, and exports to North America, Latin America, Europe, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the Middle East, and South Africa. Headquartered in Tainan City, Taiwan, Enterex International Limited was founded in 1984.
With the instruction coming via the Taiwanese law firm of Lee & Li, Gleiss Lutz acted as lead counsel and, as such, was responsible for coordinating the work of the various law firms involved, namely Gide Loyrette Nouel (France), Chiomenti Studio Legale (Italy), Macfarlanes (UK), Houthoff Buruma (Netherlands), and Wolf Theiss (Austria).