Industry: Logistic & Transportation
Deal Type: M&A
Closing Date: 2016

Deal Description:
DHL Supply Chain Italy, a company of Deutsche Post, has acquired the entire share capital of MITSafetrans Srl.

MITSafetrans Srl ( is a leading Italian logistics group based in Carugate (Milan) specializing in advanced logistics services with high technological content to the medical, hi-tech and financial sectors. MITSafetrans is also market leader in the distribution of life-saving drugs and radiopharmaceuticals.
DHL Supply Chain Italy ( is part of DHL Group, a world leading logistics group operating in more than 220 countries and territories across the globe and specialized in supply chain solutions for customers of all sizes.

Role of Lyra:
Lyra Partners acted as financial advisor to DHL Supply Chain Italy.

Tasks of Lyra included:

  • Approach to potential sellers
  • Assistance in the negotiation of the transaction up to the closing
  • Coordination of due diligence activities
  • Assistance in the preparation of presentations for DHL’s decision-making bodies


Key People:
G. Calisi