Kerman & Co advises on the sale of interest in Winkontent AG, the publisher of Monocle Magazine to Nikkei Inc.
November 7, 2014
Kerman & Co advised long standing client, Winkontent AG (the “Company”) in relation to the sale of a minority interest in the Company to Nikkei Inc., a leading Asian business media group.
Chairman and editor-in-chief of Monocle, Mr. Tyler Brulé, said that the transaction with Nikkei Inc. “Is the perfect partnership for Monocle. Given Nikkei’s editorial reach, there are many areas where we can work with Nikkei correspondents to strengthen our coverage in various regions while also supporting the Nikkei Asian Review via Monocle’s established distribution networks”.
Daniel O’Connell (Client Partner) and Joan Yu (Partner) advised Winkontent AG on the above mentioned transaction.