Aabø-Evensen & Co acted as legal advisor for Bertel O. Steen in the sale of DSG Bagdrop AS to the Materna Group

The Bertel O. Steen Group has sold its wholly-owned subsidiary DSG Bagdrop AS to the Materna Group. DSG Bagdrop, founded in 2009, is a renowned specialist for self-service bag drop solutions in the aviation industry. With this acquisition, the Materna Group and DSG Bagdrop will join forces and provide a first-class self-service bag drop product portfolio that strengthens Materna's leading international position in the dynamic market segment of automated passenger handling.

“We are truly pleased to welcome DSG Bagdrop as a part of the Materna Group,” says Helmut Binder, CEO of Materna Group”.

Idar Sørgjerd, CEO of DSG Bagdrop believes that the new owners will boost market opportunities: “Materna´s international network of sales and service professionals will get our products out to new markets. They are an international organization with regional offices in Asia and North America. “Their supplier relationships with leading international airlines like Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines or easyJet and airports like London Gatwick and Hamburg Airport are also very exciting for DSG Bagdrop”.

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