Orth Kluth advises ASMPT on the acquisition of German Die-Bonding specialist AMICRA.
ASM Technology Singapore Pte Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ASM Pacific Technology Limited (“ASMPT”), has acquired 100% of the shares in AMICRA Microtechnologies GmbH and thereby complements its existing product portfolio and strengthens its market presence in the field of Die Bonding. Orth Kluth Rechtsanwälte advised ASM in the bidding process as well as through the entire further acquisition process.
As a global technology and market leader, ASMPT develops and provides leading edge solutions and materials for the semiconductor assembly and packaging industries. Its surface mount technology solutions are deployed in a wide range of end-user markets including electronics, mobile communications, automotive, industrial, LED and alternative energy.
Listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX stock code: 0522) since 1989, ASMPT is currently one of the constituent socks on the Hang Seng Composite MidCap Index under the Hang Seng Composite Size Indexes, the Hang Seng Composite Information Technology Industry Index under Hang Seng Composite Industry Indexes, the Hang Seng Hong Kong 35 Index and the Hang Seng Global Composite Index.
AMICRA Microtechnologies GmbH, founded in 2001/2002 and located in Regensburg, is the worldwide leader in the development and the production of high-precision assembly machines for the industrial production of microelectronic parts and most recently generated a worldwide turnover of approximately 24 Mio. Euros with about 120 employees.