Roman Rericha


About Roman Rericha
Roman represents clients in complex cross-border M&A and private equity transactions. Austrian and international venture capital funds regularly turn to him for assisting with investments in Austria. His expert advice also guides start-ups through large-scale financing rounds.

University of Vienna, Faculty of Law (Mag. iur. 2005),
Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics, (Mag. rer.soc.oec. 2007)
» He is detail-oriented, intelligent and reliable when push comes to shove during a transaction. «
Chambers Europe
Working highlights
Advising the majority shareholders (including Farallon, Global Health Investment Fund, Adjuvent Capital, Wellington Partners, Hadean Ventures and Ventech) on the sale of the Austrian biotechnology company Themis to Merck Sharp Dohme
Advised "Ring" International Holding AG on the acquisition of the Burger King franchise network in Norway, Sweden and Denmark
Advising various PE/VC funds (such as Centerbridge, Novalpina, Silverfleet Capital, Ardian, Farallon, Insight Partners, Speedinvest, b-to-v Ventures, Ventech or Wellington Partners), business angels and corporates in PE/VC transactions and early-stage financing rounds
Advising "Ring" International Holding AG on the investment of GSO, a member of the Blackstone Group, and Templeton Strategic Emerging Markets Fund IV and on the subsequent sale of the coatings division (transaction volume: approx. EUR 700m)
Initiator of the BT Nährboden program, an initiative of Brandl Talos, which - very selectively - supports promising start-ups
Advising a bidder on the intended acquisition of Erber AG (transaction volume: approx. EUR 1 billion)
Business angels and corporates in PE/VC transactions and early-stage financing rounds
Latest insights by
Roman Rericha
New addition to BRANDL TALOS: Daniel Schmidt joins the corporate & transactional team
Press release • Venture Capital & Start Ups from Daniel Schmidt, Roman Rericha
BRANDL TALOS grows and strengthens its team with Dr. Daniel Schmidt, LL.M. MBA-HSG, (32) adding another highly qualified attorney.
BRANDL TALOS advises Coinpanion in connection with its Seed Extension
Press release • Venture Capital & Start Ups from Roman Rericha, Adrian Zuschmann
BRANDL TALOS has advised Austrian FinTech start-up Coinpanion in connection with the expansion of its seed financing round. Following the previously completed seed financing round in August 2021, Coinpanion secured additional funds of EUR 3.7m from, inter alia, renowned investor Wicklow Capital, Bernhard Niesner (busuu), Johannes Braith (storebox), Michael Hurnaus, Wolfgang Reisinger (tractive) and Johann 'Hansi' Hansmann, bringing the total volume of the seed financing round to EUR 5.5m.
BRANDL TALOS advises lead investor on EUR 18m Series A financing round of Ribbon Biolabs
Press release • Venture Capital & Start Ups from Roman Rericha, Stephan Strass, Elena Ciresa, Céline Dobnikar
Ribbon Biolabs GmbH, a DNA synthesis company, has completed a EUR 18m Series A financing round led by Hadean Ventures with participation from, amongst others, Lansdowne Partners, Helicase Venture and existing investors IST cube and tecnet equity. A BRANDL TALOS-deal team led by Roman Rericha and Stephan Strass advised the lead investor, Hadean Ventures, on this financing round.