Bayer HealthCare obtains approval from German FCO to sell diagnostics division to Kimball Electronics
Clients Bayer HealthCare LLC
Jones Day represented Bayer HealthCare in the German merger control proceedings regarding the sale of its manufacturing operations in Bridgend, Great Britain, to Kimball Electronics Group, Inc. The transferred operations form part of Bayer HealthCare's Diagnostics Division, which operates as part of Bayer Healthcare LLC, a member of the worldwide Bayer Group. Kimball Electronics Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Kimball International, Inc., is a global contract electronics manufacturing services company. Kimball will continue to provide manufacturing services to Bayer for the products that Bayer currently manufactures at the plant as well as seek new medical customers for the facility. The German Federal Cartel Office closed its proceedings without restrictions.