Home / Press / CMS advises on sale of semiconductor specialist Creative...

CMS advises on sale of semiconductor specialist Creative Chips to Dialog Semiconductor

07/10/2019

Frankfurt/Main – MDAX-listed Dialog Semiconductor plc has acquired German semiconductor manufacturer Creative Chips GmbH from the previous shareholders. Closing of the transaction is scheduled for the end of October this year.

Creative Chips GmbH is based in Bingen am Rhein, Rhineland-Palatinate. It is a medium-sized semiconductor manufacturer focusing on customer-specific and application-specific semiconductor circuits/ICs. With operations at three sites worldwide, the company is regarded as a leading supplier of integrated circuits for the Industrial Internet of Things. The company has its own dedicated design centre in Dresden.

A CMS team headed by partners Dr Hendrik Hirsch and Dr Jörg Lips advised the sellers of Creative Chips GmbH on all legal aspects of the transaction.

Dialog Semiconductor has its operational headquarters in Reading, UK, and its administrative head office in Kirchheim unter Teck, Baden-Württemberg. It is a fabless semiconductor company that focuses primarily on the development of highly integrated mixed-signal products for consumer electronics. The company is listed on the MDAX and has a presence in 16 countries.

CMS Germany

Dr Hendrik Hirsch, Lead Partner
Dr Jörg Lips, Partner
Dr Christoph Löffler, Senior Associate
Dr Helge Rieckhoff, Senior Associate
Dr Christoph Vaske, Senior Associate
Stefanie Pech, Associate, all Corporate/M&A
Jesko Nobiling, Partner, Tax
Dr Rolf Hempel, Partner
Stefan Lehr, Partner
Martin Cholewa, Senior Associate, all Competition & EU
Stefan Schreiber, Senior Associate, Intellectual Property
Dr Tobias Polloczek, Partner
Dr Boris Alles, Counsel, both Labor, Employment & Pensions
Dr Dominik Seehawer, Counsel
Dr Max Finkelmeier, Senior Associate, both Commercial

CMS UK

Graeme Bruce, Partner
Alastair McNaughton, Associate, both Corporate

Press Contact
[email protected]

Related people

Hendrik Hirsch
Dr. Hendrik Hirsch
Partner
Frankfurt
Jörg Lips
Dr. Jörg Lips
Partner
Leipzig
Christoph Löffler
Dr. Christoph Löffler
Senior Associate
Leipzig
Helge Rieckhoff
Dr. Helge Rieckhoff
Senior Associate
Leipzig
Christoph Vaske
Dr. Christoph Vaske
Senior Associate
Frankfurt
Stefanie Pech
Stefanie Pech
Associate
Leipzig
Jesko Nobiling
Jesko Nobiling
Partner
Berlin
Rolf Hempel
Dr. Rolf Hempel
Partner
Stuttgart
Stefan Lehr
Stefan Lehr
Partner
Frankfurt
Martin Cholewa
Martin Cholewa
Senior Associate
Stuttgart
Stefan Schreiber
Stefan Schreiber
Senior Associate
Leipzig
Tobias Polloczek
Dr. Tobias Polloczek
Partner
Frankfurt
Boris Alles
Dr. Boris Alles
Counsel
Frankfurt
Dominik Seehawer
Dr. Dominik Seehawer
Counsel
Frankfurt
Max Finkelmeier
Dr. Max Finkelmeier
Senior Associate
Frankfurt
Bruce Graeme
Graeme Bruce
Partner
Glasgow
Alastair McNaughton
Associate
Glasgow
Show more Show less