Acquisition of Clarges Mayfair by Deka

Deal typePrivate Equity & Transaction Services
IndustryReal Estate
Client nameDeka Immobilien Investment GmbH

BDO provided financial due diligence and SPA advice to Deka on its acquisition of Clarges Mayfair from British Land.

Clarges Mayfair was redeveloped by British Land in 2017. It has c50,000 sq ft of office space and c15,000 sq ft of retail space. It is fully let, with the retail occupiers including Joël Robuchon’s Le Comptoir and Le Deli; and a Porsche showroom.

The German based Deka group (via its real estate division) offers private and institutional investors a wide range of property-based investment products and services, supplemented by loan funds.

"It was a pleasure to work with BDO on this transaction.  The BDO team did a great job under intense circumstances - helping us to get the deal completed within a short three week timetable."

Stefan Haas; Head of Transaction Structuring, Deka Immobilien Investment GmbH