What we did
- Appointed to prepare the business for sale and run the disposal process: from potential buyer identification, preliminary discussions to preparation and release of the relevant sales documentation, the management of the due diligence process to the negotiation of the legal documentation
- Our long experience in assisting large organizations to divest non-core businesses combined with our business-oriented M&A approach and going the extra-mile culture have been key to tailor and swiftly complete this transaction
About the deal
Located near Lyon (France), the business is specialized in the design and manufacture of Plate Heat Exchangers (mainly welded) to supply international clients active in process industries (chemicals, food, pharmaceuticals, energy, environment, etc.) and generates about €7m revenues in 2013.
Group Aquair is a family-owned French business specialized in climate engineering and HVAC solutions, generating over €100m revenues in 2012.
The acquisition, backed by Heat Exchanger business’ current management is expected to generate strong synergies with Group Aquair’s existing activities.