Thomas Talos


About Thomas Talos
Thomas founded the firm in 2000 together with Ernst Brandl. He is co-publisher of the commentary on the EU Merger Act and (co-)author of numerous publications.

University of Vienna, Faculty of Law (Mag. iur. 1991, Dr. iur. 1994)
University of Virginia, School of Law (LL.M. 1994)
» Thomas Talos is characterised by his "fast, precise, pragmatic and entrepreneurial thinking," according to sources. His client roster includes some of the world's leading online betting operators and significant private equity clients. «
Chambers Global
Working highlights
Advising investors and private equity firms on transactions in the leisure & entertainment sector
Ongoing advice to leading national and international leisure & entertainment companies (B2B, B2C) on regulatory matters, license applications, compliance issues as well as financing and transactions
Latest insights by
Thomas Talos
BRANDL TALOS advises Sportradar on the acquisition of Vaix
Press release • Corporate Law & Transactions from Stephan Strass, Thomas Talos, Céline Dobnikar
BRANDL TALOS advised Sportradar Group (NASDAQ: SRAD), a leading global provider of sports data and content, on its acquisition of Vaix Group, a pioneer in developing Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions specifically designed for the iGaming industry headquartered in London. The transaction completed on 6 April 2022.
BRANDL TALOS advised Indian edtech giant BYJUS'S in connection with its acquisition of GeoGebra
Press release • Corporate Law & Transactions from Thomas Talos, Adrian Zuschmann, Céline Dobnikar
Think & Learn Private Ltd. (BYJU'S), one of India's most successful startups backed by marquee investors, including Sequoia Capital and Tiger Global, offers an online learning platform that is used by 115 million students. GeoGebra GmbH is an Austrian edtech company that develops and markets a widely-used interactive and collaborative learning tool designed to improve mathematical understanding.
BRANDL TALOS advised RIDDLE&CODE on establishment of joint venture with Wien Energie
Press release • Corporate Law & Transactions from Thomas Talos, Stephan Strass
Wien Energie GmbH, one of Austria's largest energy providers, and RIDDLE&CODE, a leading blockchain interface company, have established a joint venture with the objective to accelerate global decarbonisation efforts. Closing of the transaction took place on 9. December 2021. The BRANDL TALOS deal team was led by Thomas Talos and Stephan Strass.