Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of SK Gaming Beteilingungs GmbH by Daimler AG and 1. FC KAlln GmbH and Co. KGaA

The Service of the Commission for the Protection of Competition has received a notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition SK Gaming Beteilingungs GmbH by Daimler AG and 1. FC KAlln GmbH and Co. KGaA..

Daimler AG is a company duly registered under the laws of Germany and is active in the production of motor vehicles and in the provision of financial services.

1. FC KAlln GmbH and Co. KG KGaA is a company duly registered under the laws of Germany. It is owned by the 1. FuAyball-Club KAlln 01/07 e.V, a professional football club in Cologne. Its turnover is derived from license fees, shipping fees, marketing, sponsorship, sale of merchandise, tickets etc.

SK Gaming Beteilingungs Gmb is a holding company and it’s the general partner of SK Gaming GmbH and Co. KG KG.whic is a company duly registered under the laws of Germany and active in the electronic sports. This company has professional teams for various electronic games that participate in tournaments and championships.

Source: Commission for the protection of Competition