NautaDutilh assisted ABB, a leading global technology company, with the acquisition of Codian Robotics B.V. from its founder. Codian Robotics is a leading provider of delta robots, which are used primarily for high-precision pick & place applications. Codian Robotics’ offering includes a hygienic design line, ideal for hygiene-sensitive industries including food and beverage and pharmaceuticals.
ABB Robotics & Discrete Automation is a pioneer in robotics, machine automation and digital services providing innovative solutions for a diverse range of industries, from automotive over electronics to logistics. With the transaction, ABB is accelerating its engagement in the growing field of delta robots. The president of ABB says: “Codian Robotics’ technologies and industry expertise are the perfect addition to our suite of food and beverage, pharmaceutical, service robotics and logistics solutions, while also supporting ABB’s machine-centric robotics offering.”
“Delighted to have worked with the ABB-team in bringing this transaction over the finish line” says Joost den Engelsman.
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