Global Leisure Group acquires Playlife group

With the acquisition of several suppliers of leisure concepts in Germany, Austria and Slovakia, Global Leisure Group further strengthens its position in Central Europe.

Global Leisure Group AB has acquired the Playlife group comprising of several companies in Germany, Austria and Slovakia, among others the German Playlife-System GmbH headquartered in Bielefeld. With a sales, installation and design force of more than 60 people, the Playlife group delivers concepts for complete indoor playgrounds, trampoline parks and adventure parks. Global Leisure Group has been a supplier to Playlife group, and the parties will now further build their successful cooperation under a joint corporate roof.


Global Leisure Group is the market leader in full leisure and play concepts, sold worldwide under a number of well-known brands. It is owned by the Swedish private equity house Accent Equity. For further information, please see the press releases of Global Leisure Group (Global Leisure Group acquires two-third of former ELI Play and strengthens position in Central Europe - Global Leisure Group) and Accent Equity (Accent Equity-owned Global Leisure Group further strengthen its position in Central Europe by acquiring four suppliers of leisure concepts).


kallan acted as lead advisor to Global Leisure Group in this transaction. The kallan team included Oliver Cleblad, Philipp Uhl, Julia Loos, Laura Engelmann and Nils Gruske.

Working together with kallan was a multi-jurisdictional team with colleagues from Schindler Attorneys (Austria), Kinstellar (Slovakia) and Mannheimer Swartling (Sweden).


Oliver Cleblad
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Philipp Uhl

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Laura Fischler

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Prof. Dr. Nils Gruske
Rechtsanwalt, Counsel

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