Hendrik Röhricht


Hendrik advises on private equity and infrastructure transactions throughout the entire investment life cycle. 
His practice with more than 14 years of experience includes investments in private and public companies, growth investments, co-investments, exits and management equity programs. Hendrik’s sector focus is particular on technology, healthcare and payments.


Representative matters

DigitalBridge on the joint acquisition with Brookfield of a 51% stake in GD Towers, the telecommunications tower business of Deutsche Telekom AG, valued at EUR 17.5 bn. 
Bridgepoint on various matters, including Infinigate and Axplora. 
BC Partners on the acquisition of Tentamus Group from Auctus. 
APAX Partners on various matters. 
The Riverside Company on the divestment of Actineo and Repa. 
DBAG on the acquisition of Dantherm and the add-on of Trotec. 
tado on the intended de-SPAC with GFJ ESG Acquisition I SE. 
PSP Investments on its co-investment in the KKR-led voluntary public takeover for Axel Springer and the take private.*
TCV on the Series F financing round of FlixBus.*
Bain Capital on the majority acquisition of Kantar from WPP.*

OTPP in connection with Ardagh Group’s agreement to combine its Food & Specialty Metal Packaging business with the business of Exal Corporation to form Trivium Packaging.*
Triton-backed EQOS Energie on the acquisition of FRB Group from Bilfinger.*

Triton on the acquisition of WernerCo.*
Nordic Capital on the acquisition of Prospitalia Group as well as on the acquisition of Ober Scharrer Group.*
An international consortium of a group of financial institutions on the acquisition of Autobahn Tank & Rast GmbH, the German autobahn services Company.*
Hg on the acquisition of P&I from Carlyle and on the sale of Schleich to Ardian.* 
Cinven on the acquisition of CeramTec from Rockwood.*
Montagu Private Equity on the sale of Host Europe to Cinven and the sale of BSN medical to EQT.* 

*Relevant A&O and previous firm experience include advising 


Published Work

  • Hendrik Röhricht, Thomas Krecek (2010) “Limits to debt financing of stock corporations without approval of the general meeting”, ZIP 2010, 413
  • Hendrik Röhricht (2009) “Applying corporate founding principles to mergers, spin-offs and transformations”, Schriften zum Unternehmensrecht, Band 3, Prof. Dr. Katja Langenbucher
Frequently recommended lawyer for private equity.
JUVE, 2020
Notable practitioner for private equity.
IFLR1000, 2018



Admitted as Rechtsanwalt (Germany), 2009


2nd State Examination, Frankfurt, Hessen, 2009

Ph.D., Applying corporate founding principles to mergers, spinoffs and transformations, University of Passau, 2007

1st State Examination, University of Passau, 2005

Diploma in Law, University of London, 2002


German, English
A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.