Target: ASML - SwissOptic - Berliner Glas Medical
Buyer Jenoptik
Date announced: Expected December 2021

Story:
Jenoptik AG is set to acquire from Berliner Glas GmbH, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of ASML Holding N.V. a 100 percent stake in the following companies: BG Medical Applications GmbH ("Berliner Glas Medical"), SwissOptic AG and SwissOptic Co., Ltd.

Berliner Glas Medical is a leading supplier of high-precision customized optical components in the field of medical technology in Berlin. Furthermore, SwissOptic AG and SwissOptic Co., Ltd. are experts in the development and manufacturing of optical components and components, mainly used in the medical technology, semiconductor and metrology industries. In total, Berliner Glas Medical and SwissOptic currently have approximately 500 employees worldwide.

The transaction is still subject to the approval of the German antitrust agency. It is expected to close in December 2021.

Press release ASML