About the deal

Capitalmind Investec acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Blumenbecker Group in the divestment of its Polish subsidiary, Blumenbecker Engineering System Technology, to IMA Schelling. Previously operating as a business unit of the international Blumenbecker Group, Blumenbecker Engineering System Technology is a leading provider of automation and robotics solutions in Poland.

With comprehensive automation capabilities, the company acts as a system integrator mostly for complete material handling and packaging lines. Services include consulting services, project planning & management incl. design & software programming, focusing on customers in the furniture and white goods industry. Under the new ownership of IMA Schelling, Blumenbecker Engineering System Technology is poised to benefit from enhanced support for its strategic and operational growth plan. This will enable the company to expand its offerings and provide customers with an even broader range of automation, handling, and transport solutions.

What we did

Capitalmind Investec advised the shareholders on the sale of the company, including: Carve-out support, Mapping out the process strategy, preparation of the marketing documents, preparation and validation of business plan and financial model, approach and education of domestic and international potential buyers, preparation and coordination of due diligence process including data room and Q&A, advice on transaction structure and negotiation of the commercial deal parameters of the Share Purchase Agreement (SPA).

About Blumenbecker

Blumenbecker Group is a German company specializing in industrial automation and electrical engineering. With over 100 years of experience, the company offers a wide range of products and services, including automation solutions, control technology, industrial IT, electrical installations, and engineering services. Blumenbecker Group serves various industries, such as automotive, energy, food and beverage, and machinery. They provide tailored solutions, including project planning, implementation, maintenance, and training, to optimize production processes for their clients. With a strong focus on innovation and customer satisfaction, Blumenbecker Group is a trusted partner for industrial businesses worldwide.

Throughout a complex process in a challenging industry cycle & economic environment, Capitalmind Investec helped us to prepare a “ready to market” asset, which was carved out to meet investors’ requirements.Based on their deep sector knowledge and international network, we found the ideal strategic buyer and were able to successfully close the transaction in a timely manner.

Managing Director / CFO, Blumenbecker Group
Target Headquarter
July 2023