8 December 2014

Lux Media and Mediahuis reach agreement on the sale of NRC

De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek advised Lux Media, a portfolio company of private equity firm Egeria, on reaching an agreement with Mediahuis Nederland on the sale of its 100% stake in NRC Media Holding and its subsidiaries NRC Media and NRC Lux.

The sale is subject to compliance with the Dutch Works Councils Act, merger clearance and other conditions. NRC Media is a publisher of the Dutch newspapers NRC Handelsblad and nrc.next, and NRC Lux sells products and services via webshops.

De Brauw acted as counsel to Lux Media and Klaas de Vries was lead partner.