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Industrials 2019

IMAP advises metal machining specialist Blokland Metaalbewerking on sale to Dumaco

Blokland manufactures ferrous and non-ferrous semi-finished products from its 2 modern machining production sites in the Netherlands.

Financial Services 2019

Trigon advises Eurocash Group on its sale of PayUp to Innova Capital’s Polskie ePłatności

Trigon acted as the sole transaction advisor to Eurocash Group.

Healthcare 2019

Vitale & Co. advised CenterVue on sale to Revenio Group Corporation

Finalnd's Revenio acquires CenterVue, an Italian company with a strong portfolio of eye diagnostics devices

Transport & Logistics 2019

IMAP advises Langarri Logistica on sale to leading European logistics and transport company Rhenus Logistics

The IMAP Spain team, led by Elias Martinez, acted as sole financial advisor to Langarri Logistica through the sale process.

Industrials 2019

Capstone Headwaters advised a Premier Cutting Tools Distributor on an ownership transition

Transport & Logistics 2019

IMAP advises Logit Europe on sale to Börjes Logistik & Spedition

Logit Europe AB was founded in 2002 with a plan to develop the best 3PL solution for e-commerce companies within apparel and accessories. The customers consist of several strong brands that are represented on an international market.

Industrials 2019

IMAP advises laser cutting specialist Laser Bidez on sale to steel wholesaler Aceros LST

With the acquisition of Laser Bidez, Aceros LST strengthens its presence in the industry dense region surrounding Bilbao in northern Spain.

Consumer & Retail 2019

IMAP advises Brazilian online sporting goods retailer Netshoes on sale of its Argentine subsidiary NS3

IMAP Argentina advised Netshoes on the sale of NS3.

Business Services 2019

IMAP Turkey advises industrial cleaning supply company Adonis on sale to facility management company Tepe Servis

Adonis is a leading Turkish company engaged in the sale of industrial cleaning supplies and chemicals, including paper products and garbage bags.

Technology 2019

IMAP advises Vitec on acquisition of WIMS

IMAP's member in Norway Stratema advised Vitec Software Group AB

Energy & Utilities 2019

IMAP advises Premier Power on sale of its interest in Long Lake Hydro to Regional Power

The team from Premier Power are developers and operators of hydroelectric projects and are the initial developers of the Long Lake Hydro project.

Technology 2019

IMAP advises the shareholders of Catalysts on joining Cloudflight, a newly founded portfolio company of DBAG

Catalysts GmbH, headquartered in Linz, becomes part of Cloudflight, an IT service company focusing on digitization and cloud transformation.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2019

IMAP advises Papelera Panamericana on sale to CMPC holding company Softys for USD 14mn

IMAP Peru acted as Sole Financial Advisor to Papelera Panamericana on the transaction.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2019

IMAP Turkey advises Norm Ambalaj on the sale of a production facility in Turkey to Spanish paper and packaging company Saica Group

Norm Ambalaj is the largest exporter of cardboard products in Turkey. Saica is one of the largest players in the development and production of recycled paper for corrugated cardboard in Europe

Industrials 2019

IMAP advises Stenentreprenader on sale to the industrial group Volati

Stenentreprenader is one of the major natural stone contractors in Sweden. The company specialises in delivery and assembly of natural stone for façades, floors and window sills. Customers are mainly medium-sized and large construction contractors, and the projects primarily consist of public buildings.

Industrials 2019

Capstone Headwaters advises AeroCentury Corp. on its refinancing

Advised AeroCentury Corp. on its portfolio refinancing through a $145.0 million revolving credit facility and a $44.3 million term loan facility.

Technology 2019

Total Specific Solutions expands its presence in Sweden with the acquisition of FDT

Total Specific Solutions (‘TSS’) further extends its foothold in the Swedish software market with the acquisition of FDT AB. FDT is a vertical market software company that is part of the Swedish white goods and consumer electronics retail chain the Elon Group that operates in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Iceland.

2019

IMAP closed 46 deals worth over $1.7bn in Q1 2019

29% of the deals were crossborder. Deals were closed across 13 different sectors

Automotive 2019

IMAP advises shareholders of HMP on sale to Felss Unternehmensgruppe

The Felss Group acquires the machine tool manufacturer and automotive supplier HMP (Heinrich Müller Pforzheim) and acquires all shares in the two HMP companies Heinrich Müller Maschinenfabrik GmbH and HMP Umformtechnik GmbH from the shareholders Dr. Bernhard and Dr. Frank Müller.

Infrastructure 2019

IMAP advises Bilfinger on the disposal of FRB, its overhead power line construction services business, to EQOS Energie

IMAP advised the leading international industrial services provider Bilfinger SE on the disposal of Bilfinger FRB to EQOS Energie, a Triton Fund IV portfolio company.

Technology 2019

Capstone Headwaters advised Lantern on acquisition

This is one of several transactions Capstone Headwaters has recently advised in the Fintech industry.

2019

2019 IMAP Spring Conference in Munich

Guest speakers were Mr. V. C. Sehgal, Chairman of Samvardhana Motherson Group (SMG), Krisztián Orbán, founder and managing partner of PE firm Oriens and David Kean.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2019

IMAP advised Pro Minerals on its sale to Essel Mining & Industries

IMAP is pleased to announce that Essel Mining & Industries has acquired Pro Minerals Private Limited for an Enterprise Value of circa INR 4.5 billion (~USD 65 million).

Industrials 2019

IMAP advised industrial filter manufacturer Milton on its sale to Pleatco LLC

IMAP is pleased to announce that Pleatco, a portfolio company of Align Capital Partners, has acquired Milton Manufacturing. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Transport & Logistics 2019

Capstone Headwaters advises SCR Air Services on its acquisition by NFI Industries

With this acquisition, NFI will expand its non-asset intermodal services, as well as its refrigerated capabilities.

2019

Launch of the IMAP China Desk

IMAP’s Spring Conference in Munich held on March 22-23 saw the formal launch of IMAP China.

Consumer & Retail 2019

IMAP advises ready-to-assemble home furniture designer and manufacturer Prepac on its sale to TorQuest Partners

IMAP is pleased to announce that Canadian private equity firm TorQuest Partners has acquired Prepac. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Energy & Utilities 2019

IMAP advises Iparlat on sale of 12MW power cogeneration plant to CS Energy Spain

The IMAP Spain team acted as sole financial advisor to Iparlat on the sale of the powerplant.

2019

Article by Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Christian Timmreck

Consumer & Retail 2019

Vitale & Co. advised ESI on sale to Sodalis Group

ESI is an Italian leading company in the food supplement and nutraceutical sector

Consumer & Retail 2019

IMAP advises Räckesbutiken, a manufacturer of glass railings, on sale to Beijerinvest

The Company was founded in 2010 by Andreas Wedberg and André Svensson, who together simplified the way to efficiently produce and market glass railings. Via the company’s websites in 7 countries, customers design and order customized products that are delivered directly to their door.

Industrials 2019

IMAP advises distributor of marine engine parts Zephyr on acquisition of SKV Group

The IMAP Spain team acted as financial advisor to Zephyr on the 100% acquisition of SKV.

Technology 2019

IMAP advised Neurio Technology on its sale to power product manufacturer Generac

Generac Holdings, a global leader in the design and manufacture of power products, has acquired Neurio Technology, an energy data and metering specialist based in Vancouver, Canada.

Technology 2019

Capstone Headwaters advises General Photonics on its acquisition by Luna Innovations

Capstone Headwaters advised General Photonics Corporation on its sale to Luna Innovations Incorporated (NASDAQ: LUNA).

2019

IMAP releases coveted IMAP Trends in Global M&A 2018 & 2019 Survey

The report is based on the results of a survey undertaken at the end of 2018, whereby IMAP partners across the world were asked for their views on the M&A markets in 2018, as well as their expectations for 2019.

Infrastructure 2019

IMAP advised shareholders on sale of stake in Chilean port concession Terminal Puerto Arica

IMAP Chile advised Grupo Empresas Navieras, Ransa Comercial and SAAM Puertos on the sale of their equity stakes in Terminal Puerto Arica, to Inversiones y Construcciones Belfi and Neltume Ports. The aggregate equity stake represented 60% of Terminal Puerto Arica’s share capital.

Building Products & Services 2019

Capstone Headwaters advises Arbor Contract Carpet on its management buyout supported by Cyprium Partners

Management Buyout supported by a non-control investment of preferred stock and subordinated debt from Cyprium Partners.  The terms of the transaction were not disclosed

Technology 2019

IMAP Norway advised Braathe Gruppen on acquisition of Itum AS in Kongsberg

The acquisition is an integral part of Braathe Gruppen’s strategy for further growth and expansion in the Norwegian cloud and IT operations services market.

Transport & Logistics 2019

Capstone Headwaters advised Andrie LLC on its acquisition by Auxo Investment Partners

Capstone Headwaters, advised Andrie LLC on its acquisition by Auxo Investment Partners. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Building Products & Services 2019

Capstone Headwaters advised Olympia Chimney Supply on the placement of a new senior secured credit facility with Deerpath Capital Management

Capstone Headwaters advised Olympia Chimney Supply, a portfolio company of Argosy Private Equity, on the placement of a new senior secured credit facility, the proceeds of which were used to facilitate the acquisition of Copperfield Chimney Supply

Technology 2019

IMAP advised Wendell electronics, a.s. on cross-border sale to BB Electronics A-S

Denmark based electronics manufacturing company BB Electronics acquired 100% of the shares of Wendell electronics

Industrials 2019

IMAP advised Rotagegruppen AB on sale to Weland AB

Rotage is a leading Swedish contract manufacturer offering services such as laser cutting, punching, bending, assembly and surface treatment. With the group’s complete and modern machinery, the company has established themselves as a highly competitive production partner for sheet metal components.

Education & Training 2019

IMAP advised HEM on the sale of a majority stake to LCI Education

IMAP Morocco advised on the sale of an 85% stake in HEM, the leading Moroccan business school, to LCI Education, based in Montreal.

2019

IMAP SEE: 15th Anniversary Speech

Read the speech given by Jurgis Oniunas, the Founding Partner of IMAP SEE and Chairman of IMAP, at the 15th anniversary and re-branding party of IMAP's partner company Ascendant Capital Advisors (now IMAP Southeast Europe) in Zagreb, Croatia on the 6th December 2018.

Consumer & Retail 2019

IMAP advised on sale of ZAZ Food Stores to Grupo Rey in Panama

IMAP Colombia advised Grupo Tagarópulos on sale of ZAZ Food Stores and Bannaba Coffee to Grupo Rey

Financial Services 2019

Vitale & Co. advised Banca Popolare di Vicenza and Veneto Banca on sale of stake in Arca Holding

Arca Holding S.p.A., is a leading Italian asset management company, active in private banking and asset management

Industrials 2019

Capstone Headwaters advised ResinTech, Inc. on the placement of debt financing for a new manufacturing campus

Capstone Headwaters advised ResinTech, Inc. on the successful placement of $116.7 million in debt financing commitments, the proceeds of which will be used to facilitate the construction of a new manufacturing campus.

2019

Appointment of Jacob Voorhees as Vice Chairman of the IMAP Board

Jacob Voorhees, Head of Global M&A at IMAP’s US partner firm Capstone Headwaters, has been elected Vice Chairman of Barcelona-based international merger and acquisition partnership, IMAP Inc.

Real Estate 2019

Vitale & Co. advised Immobiliare Stampa SpA on sale of asset to Fineco Bank

Building Products & Services 2019

IMAP advised Masisa on the divestment of 3 industrial plants and local distribution network in Mexico

IMAP Colombia advised Masisa on the sale transaction of its local distribution network and 3 industrial plants in Mexico (Lerma, Durango, and Zitacuaro).

2019

Review of a successful year 2018

IMAP was able to increase the number of successfully completed transactions in 2018: from 204 to 208 deals worldwide and from 20 to 25 transactions in Germany. This puts IMAP again among the top 10 M&A advisors for deals up to USD 500m in the Thomson Reuters ranking.

Real Estate 2019

Vitale & Co. advised Fininvest Real Estate & Services S.p.A. on sale of residential land plots to Orion Capital Managers

The buyer is the Luxembourg fund “Orion V European 11 SARL”, managed by Orion Capital Managers.

Industrials 2019

IMAP advised Connector Specialists Inc. on the acquisition of Bluestar Industries LLC and Bluestar Ace Machine LLC

IMAP is pleased to announce that Connector Specialists, Inc, distributor of industrial products, acquired the business operations of Bluestar Industries, LLC and Bluestar Ace Machine, LLC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Transport & Logistics 2019

IMAP strengthens its hold in mid-market closing 208 deals in 2018 worth over $10bn

IMAP released its 2018 results today, announcing an increase in deals closed over the previous year, having closed 208 deals in 2018 worth over $10bn. Average disclosed deal value came in at $62.2 million, as IMAP continues to strengthen its mid-market credentials.

2019

Business Expectations for 2019

Croatian exporters will also be affected by the slowdown of the European economic growth. Jurgis Oniunas, the Founding Partner of IMAP SEE and Chairman of IMAP, states his business expectations for 2019.

2019

Case study – Can Old Companies Adjust to the New Economy?

Josipa Hren, Junior Partner at IMAP SEE explains how the companies of the so-called old industry can adjust to new demands and become companies of the new economy.

2019

Understanding Leadership in the 21st Century

Leaders do not yet understand the societal disruption caused by technological change.

2019

Interview – Jurgis Oniunas

In a conversation with Tin Bašić, Jurgis Oniunas, the Executive Partner of IMAP SEE, shares his perspective on the domestic market.

Industrials 2019

Capstone Headwaters advised Gladstone Investment on its sale of Cambridge Sound Management to Biamp Systems

Capstone Headwaters advised Gladstone Investment Corporation and Boston Harbor Capital on the sale of Cambridge Sound Management to Biamp Systems, a portfolio company of Highlander Partners.

Industrials 2019

IMAP advises shareholders of KW-Kranwerke AG on the sale to Nimbus

The German-Dutch industrial holding nimbus hands-on investors has acquired Mannheim-based KW-Kranwerke AG (KWM).

Energy & Utilities 2019

Amherst advises on sale of Sycamore Gas

Amherst Partners advised on sale of Sycamore Gas, Inc. to Hearthstone Utilities, Inc., a portfolio company of BlackRock’s Global Energy & Power Infrastructure Group

2019

IMAP welcomes a new partner firm in Portugal - Invest Corporate Finance

Invest Corporate Finance in Portugal joins IMAP as the exclusive corporate finance partner for M&A activities in Portugal.

Healthcare 2019

Capstone Headwaters Advises Health Express, LLC on its Acquisition by South Shore Health System

Capstone Headwaters advised Health Express on its acquisition by South Shore Health System.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Industrials 2019

IMAP advises Lampe Privatinvest on the sale of von Oertzen GmbH to Possehl subsidiary Hako

Lampe Privatinvest has sold von Oertzen GmbH, a leading solution provider of high-pressure water jetting systems for industrial customers, to Hako, a subsidiary of the Possehl Group.

Real Estate 2019

Vitale & Co. advised Proiezioni Future SpA on sale of plot of land to Orion Capital Managers

The buyer is the Luxembourg fund “Orion European Real Estate Fund V”, managed by Orion Capital Managers.

2019

IMAP Netherlands announces new Partner

Guillaume Petit [37] will be a partner at IMAP Netherlands as of 1 January 2019.

2018

Merry Christmas and Happy and Successful New Year 2019!

Healthcare 2018

Vitale & Co. advised Poliambulatorio Dalla Rosa Prati on sale to Garofalo Health Care

Assistance to Poliambulatorio Dalla Rosa Prati in the signing of an agreement concerning the sale of 100% to Garofalo Health Care

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2018

IMAP advises Bamberger Kaliko on the acquisition by an investor team of Kufner Group and VMS

Kufner Holding GmbH ("Kufner Group") and the investment company VMS-REB 3 Beteiligungen GmbH ("VMS") acquire the traditional textile finisher Bamberger Kaliko Textile Finishing GmbH ("Bamberger Kaliko") by means of an insolvency plan.

Industrials 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Versa Capital Management on its sale of Bell and Howell to Westview Capital Partners

Capstone Headwaters advised Bell and Howell, a portfolio company of Versa Capital Management, on its sale to Westview Capital Partners.

2018

Degroof Petercam joins IMAP as exclusive partner for Belgium and France

Degroof Petercam Investment Banking (DPIB) and IMAP have entered into a strategic partnership. Under the terms of the agreement, DPIB will act as IMAP’s exclusive corporate finance partner for M&A activities in Belgium and France as from January 2019. In Spain, DPIB will closely collaborate with IMAP Spain, Albia Capital Partners.

2018

Mid-market companies have the edge in innovative disruption says new IMAP publication

IMAP dedicates the latest edition of its flagship Creating Value publication launched today, to a subject that should have every CEO’s focus; disruptive innovation.

Industrials 2018

IMAP advises Palas GmbH on sale to Brockhaus Capital Management AG

Brockhaus Capital Management AG ("BCM") acquires a majority stake in Karlsruher Palas GmbH Partikel- und Lasermeßtechnik ("Palas"), a provider of technologically leading high-precision devices for measuring, characterizing and generating particles in air, particularly in the field of fine dust and nanoparticles.

Energy & Utilities 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Taylor Consulting and Contracting on its sale to Albireo Energy

Capstone Headwaters announced that it has successfully advised Taylor Consulting and Contracting on its sale to energy management company Albireo Energy, a portfolio company of Huron Capital.

Industrials 2018

IMAP advises Schiller Group on sale to VESCON Automation Group

As part of a succession plan, VESCON Automation Group GmbH, majority owned by Quadriga Capital, acquires a majority stake in the Lower Bavarian Schiller Group.

Consumer & Retail 2018

Vitale & Co. advised Sodalis Group in the acquisition of Deborah Group,

Vitale & Co. advised Sodalis Group in the acquisition of Deborah Group, the Italian leading player in the make-up industry.

2018

Ascendant Capital Advisors is now IMAP Southeast Europe

After 15 years, the Southeast Europe Region’s leading independent M&A advisor has a new face.

Business Services 2018

Capstone Headwaters Staffing & Recruitment Group advised Bedrock Petroleum Consultants on its sale to NES Global Talent

Industrials 2018

Vitale & Co. advised G.I.V.A. in the subscription of medium-long term debt

Assistance to G.I.V.A., global leader in the steel industry, in the subscription of medium-long term debt from a pool of financial institutions, as well as to a leasing

Technology 2018

IMAP advises Inobas on sale to software provider STP

The shareholders of Inobas, a provider of structured data products, have sold their shares to STP Informationstechnologie AG.

Industrials 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Knoxville Landfills on its sale to Meridian Waste

Industrials 2018

IMAP Sweden advises Midway Holding on sale of their portfolio company Sigarth to Finnish Rettig ICC

Sigarth is a market leader in radiator suspension systems and accessories with over 50 years of industry experience. Today, Sigarth has approximately 80 employees and in 2017, their turnover was approximately 119 million Swedish krona.

2018

IMAP Netherlands has 3 Nominations!

We have been nominated as Best Young M&A Advisor 2018., as Best Small Cap deal 2018 and Advieskantoor van het jaar 2018. You can help us win!

Industrials 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Argosy Private Equity and NewSpring Capital on their sale of AUC Group to AquaVenture Holdings for $130M

2018

2018 IMAP Fall Conference in Miami

Over 90 delegates from IMAP member firms representing 32 countries congregated in Miami on October 25th - 27th for IMAP’s 2018 Fall conference.  The conference was hosted by Falls River Group, IMAP’s partner firm in Florida, and was set around the theme of ‘Disruptive Innovation’.

Industrials 2018

IMAP Sweden advises Midway Holding on its sale of Stans & Press Industriservice i Olofström AB to Teqnion AB

Business Services 2018

IMAP advises ECOSOIL Holding on the sale of its industrial services activities to FAM

Effective September 1st 2018, the Magdeburg (Germany) based conveyor systems specialist FAM has acquired the industrial services activities of the ECOSOIL Group, a portfolio company belonging to Endurance Capital AG - a German holding company focused on small and medium sized enterprises.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2018

IMAP Vancouver (Capital West) Advises IPAC Chemicals & Power Chemicals on Sale to DuBois Chemicals

Business Services 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised SI Technologies on its acquisition by Convergint Technologies

Energy & Utilities 2018

IMAP Netherlands attends OEEC and launches IMAP’s 2018 Oil & Gas Sector Report

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2018

Capital West Advises IPAC Chemicals & Power Chemicals on Sale to DuBois Chemicals

Capital West Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to IPAC Chemicals & Power Chemicals on this transaction.

Consumer & Retail 2018

Vitale & Co. advised Ambienta on acquisition of AromataGroup

Consumer & Retail 2018

Vitale & Co. advised Temakinho on sale to Cigierre

Vitale & Co. advised the shareholders of Temakinho, a leading casual dining restaurant chain offering Japanese-Brazilian cuisine, on sale of a majority stake to Cigierre

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2018

IMAP advises Trumpler Group on the acquisition of Langro-Chemie

Trumpler Group, headquartered in Worms, Germany, has signed an agreement with the shareholders to acquire the assets of Langro-Chemie Theo Lang GmbH and its foreign affiliates.

2018

IMAP Deal Summary Q1-Q3 2018

Education & Training 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Envision Experience on its acquisition by WorldStrides

Automotive 2018

Hedin Bil acquires 5 outlets in Belgium with a total sales of over 100 million euros

Building Products & Services 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Mai Mechanical, Corp. on its acquisition by J.R. Hobbs

Capstone Headwaters announced that it has successfully advised Mai Mechanical, Corp. on its acquisition by J.R. Hobbs, a portfolio company of Gladstone Investment Corporation.

Technology 2018

IMAP Germany advises Invision on the sale of Kraft & Bauer to DBAG

2018

Ramón Fernández Olmedo has recently joined IMAP Albia Capital as Head of its Madrid Office

2018

IMAP's Analysts & Associates meeting held in Zagreb

Building Products & Services 2018

IMAP Germany advises on the sale of MAAS Profile GmbH

Technology 2018

IMAP Germany advises shareholders of SemVox on the sale to paragon

Real Estate 2018

Two new transactions again confirm the sector expertise of IMAP Germany in the real estate sector

Industrials 2018

Vitale & Co. advised Industria Meccanica Bassi Luigi on sale to Allied International

Healthcare 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Gibraltar Laboratories on its acquisition by Sotera Health

Consumer & Retail 2018

Vitale & Co. advised Crich in the acquisition of Piovesana

Healthcare 2018

Capstone Headwaters Advises Aequor Healthcare Services on its recapitalization with DW Healthcare Partners

Food & Beverage 2018

Vitale & Co. advises Casalasco in acquisition of a majority stake in SAC SpA,

2018

Amherst Partners welcomes Ray Dallavecchia, Jr. to leadership team

Consumer & Retail 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Wholesome Pride on its sale to Outward Hound

2018

What you need to know when you're thinking about selling your business

You usually only sell a company just once. Preparation is key. Download our white paper here (only available in Dutch).

2018

IMAP Netherlands Radio Ad Campaign: Listen to our new ad

Listen to our new ad here (in Dutch only).

Technology 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises ISONAS on its sale to Allegion

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Lumson on sale of a minority stake to Fondo Strategico Italiano

Technology 2018

IMAP Norway (Stratema) advises Keystep AS on sale to TeleComputing

2018

IMAP Netherlands advises Highland Group Holdings Ltd on partnership with L2Fiber Rotterdam

Lord Irvine Laidlaw from Scotland will invest over €200 million in the realisation of a optical fibre network in the city of Rotterdam. In five years' time, all 300,000 households and companies in the city will be connected to fast broadband internet.

Industrials 2018

The Capital Corporation advises ProSource, LLC on its partnership with CID Capital

2018

New IMAP office opens in Stockholm

Healthcare 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised a leading provider of durable medical equipment on its sale to Autonomy Healthcare

2018

It is not easy to say goodbye - a column by Cees van Vliet

Cees van Vliet writes a column in GO, the business magazine for the South Holland and Zeeland islands. Read his last column in the appendix (only available in Dutch).

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Albia Capital provides advice to Bidfood Guzmán on its acquisition of Igartza Food Service

IMAP Albia Capital has provided advice to Bidfood Guzmán in relation to its 100% acquisition of the San Sebastián company Igartza Food Service.

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP advises shareholders on the sale of Aqua Vital to Culligan Water

Halder Beteiligungsberatung GmbH and the other co-partners have sold Aqua Vital, the German market leader for drinking water dispensers in the commercial sector, to US-American Culligan Water. The leading international provider of water treatment solutions is a portfolio company of Advent International.

2018

IMAP Poland (Trigon) announced as winner of Euromoney Award for Excellence 2018 in the category of Best Investment Bank in Poland

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) assisted​ Zerbinati on acquisition of the ready-to-eat vegetables business of Centrale del Latte d’Italia

Technology 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises CCI on its acquisition by Zyme

Industrials 2018

IMAP Spain (Albia Capital) advises CAF in its stake-acquisition on ORBITAL Sistemas Aeroespaciales, S.L.

Automotive 2018

IMAP Albia Capital advised to Jae & Metalband on its incorporation to the Cooper Standard Group

IMAP Albia Capital advised Jae & Metalband in its incorporation process to Cooper Standard.

Industrials 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Carton Pack on sale of the majority of the share capital to 21 Investimenti

Technology 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Research Electro-Optics, Inc. on its sale to Excelitas Technologies Corp.

Transport & Logistics 2018

IMAP Netherlands advises the shareholders of the Rotterdam Transport Centrale on their sale to Quivado

Transport center Rotterdam is a logistics service provider active in container and paper transport in the Benelux. Quivado BV acquired the entire share capital of Transportcentrale Rotterdam Beheer BV, a Papendrecht-based provider of freight transportation arrangement services.

2018

IMAP H1 2018 Deal Summary

IMAP closed 97 M&A deals worth more than USD 4.2bn in January-June 2018

Energy & Utilities 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Eagle Automation on its majority investment from Featheringill Capital

Consumer & Retail 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti S.p.A. on sale of a majority stake to Njord Partners

Consumer & Retail 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Allied Business Schools, Inc. on its sale to Colibri Group

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2018

IMAP Morocco (Ascent Capital Partners) advised Zalar Holding on capital raise by Japan's Mitsui Group

Industrials 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Ardian France S.A. in the acquisition of a majority stake in Corob SpA

Financial Services 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Cerberus to acquire a majority stake in Officine CST

Energy & Utilities 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) assisted​ Italgas in the acquisition of the control of European Gas Network, Naturgas and Fontenergia

2018

IMAP closed 97 M&A deals worth more than USD 4.2bn in January-June 2018

Consumer & Retail 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Vintage Stock on the closing of a $24 million Term Loan

Education & Training 2018

IMAP Brazil (Brasilpar) advised the shareholders of Escola Santi on sale to Somos Operações Escolares

Consumer & Retail 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) assisted the shareholders of Barberini in the disposal of the shares of the company to Luxottica Group

Healthcare 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Phillips, DiPisa & Associates, Inc. and Leaders For Today, LLC on their sale to AMN Healthcare Services, Inc.

Technology 2018

Trigon advised MCI Capital on the sale of Dotpay/eCard to Nets

Technology 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Programming Research Ltd. on its sale to Perforce Software

2018

Three new analysts join IMAP Netherlands

It may be obvious, but our people are our strongest asset. We welcome 3 new analysts to our team.

Technology 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises RedZone Robotics on its sale to Milestone Partners

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) assisted the shareholders of Nutkao in the sale of a majority stake to White Bridge Investments

Healthcare 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Revolutionary Medical Devices, Inc. on its sale to Vyaire

Consumer & Retail 2018

IMAP Sweden advised Wexman, a producer of professional workwear, on sale to Lifco

Business Services 2018

IMAP Germany advises KRUPPERT Hotel-Mietwäsche-Service on the sale of a majority stake to Ufenau Capital Partners

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2018

Amherst Partners advises on sale of Sur-Seal Corporation

2018

Trigon recognized by the Polish Private Equity and Venture Capital Association as Transaction Advisor of the Year

Industrials 2018

Capstone Headwaters advises Aeronautics LTD. on its acquisition of Chassis Plans

Consumer & Retail 2018

ASTRATEX and three more deals successfully finalized during first five months of 2018

During the first five months of 2018 IMAP REDBAENK successfully finalized 4 deals.

Technology 2018

IMAP Norway (Stratema) advised Vitec on acquisition of the Danish software company Cito IT A/S

Healthcare 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Concord Biosciences on its sale to Frontage Laboratories

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2018

IMAP advises the shareholders of Mayer-Kuvert-network GmbH on the entry of a family office

Mayer-Kuvert-network GmbH ("Mayer-Kuvert-network") has expanded its group of shareholders in the course of a capital increase to include a German family office, which will also become the new majority shareholder.

Business Services 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised TapRoot Partners, Inc. on the sale of U.S. Communities

2018

Steven Smidler appointed advisor at Falls River Group

Food & Beverage 2018

Huitai Investment Group (Hong Kong), Ltd. (“Huitai”) acquired 100% of the shares of Bröderna Hanssons i Göteborg Export AB (“Bröderna Hanssons”) from Feskarbröderna Förvaltnings AB

Huitai is a Chinese listed company active across various industries, including aquaculture, crude salt production, marine logistics, real estate and others. Bröderna Hanssons, based in Göteborg,

Technology 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co,) assisted Elliott in the promotion of an activist campaign to support a majority board slate of Telecom Italia

Financial Services 2018

Verdant Capital (IMAP South Africa) advised Letshego on raising $25.6 million from leading European specialist and impact investors

Business Services 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised National Monitoring Center on its merger

Healthcare 2018

Amherst Partners advises EMS on partnership with Avante Health Solutions

Building Products & Services 2018

IMAP Norway (Stratema) advised Teknisk Ventilasjon AS on sale to Instalco AB

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Permira on acquisition of La Piadineria

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Sweden advised Bröderna Hanssons, founded in 1880, on sale to China’s Huitai Investment

Business Services 2018

Amherst advises on sale of EOS Worldwide

Amherst Partners announced that The Firefly Group has acquired a majority ownership interest in EOS Worldwide.

Healthcare 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale&Co) acted as financial advisor to Permira in the acquisition of Corin

2018

Joint investment increases turnover - a column by Cees van Vliet

Cees van Vliet writes a column for GO, the business magazine for the Zuidhollandse en Zeeuwse islands. Read his latest column (only available in Dutch).

Building Products & Services 2018

IMAP Germany advises MAAS Baustoffe on its sale to a group of strategic investors

MAAS Baustoffe GmbH obtains a new owner. As part of MAAS Group's insolvency proceedings, the building materials trade with its ten sites has been sold to MAAS Bauzentrum GmbH.

Education & Training 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Blueprint Test Preparation on its sale to New Harbor Capital

Business Services 2018

IMAP Vancouver (Capital West Partners) advises Imprint Plus on its sale to CCL Industries

Financial Services 2018

Dendro Capital invests in Tecnología en Cuentas por Cobrar S.A.P.I. de C.V.

Business Services 2018

IMAP Vancouver (Capital West Partners) advises Imprint Plus on its sale to CCL Industries

Financial Services 2018

IMAP Ireland (Key Capital) advises Invesco on strategic shareholding by Irish Life Group

Technology 2018

IMAP Norway (Stratema) advised Vitec Software Group on acquisition of Agrando AS

Industrials 2018

IMAP Spain (Albia Capital) has advised Comercial Arrate on welcoming the German BGH Group as a strategic partner

Consumer & Retail 2018

IMAP Vancouver (Capital West Partners) advises Rubicon on transaction with TorQuest Partners

2018

2018 IMAP Spring Conference in Warsaw

The 2018 IMAP Spring Conference was held from 12th until 14th of April in Warsaw in Poland. The event was hosted by Trigon, IMAP's partner firm in Poland.

2018

Verdant Capital in South Africa joins IMAP

Verdant Capital has joined IMAP, the leading global M&A partnership, becoming the second partner firm in Africa.

2018

IMAP Q1 2018 Deal Summary

IMAP closed 41 M&A deals in Q1 2018 worth more than USD 1.0 bn

2018

Two new partners join IMAP in Germany

On April 1, 2018, two new partners joined IMAP in Germany: Michael Knoll (53) and Marco Strogusch (43).

Technology 2018

IMAP Norway (Stratema) advised Digisys on sale to ​Telecomputing

2018

IMAP closed 41 M&A deals in Q1 2018 worth more than USD 1.0 bn

Industrials 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Middleby Corporation in the acquisition of Firex Srl

Consumer & Retail 2018

Capstone Headwaters Advised Purple Innovation on its sale to Global Partner Acquisition Corp.

Technology 2018

IMAP Netherlands advises Goyello on sale to Aspire Systems

Aspire Systems, a global technology services firm announced that it has completed the acquisition of Goyello, an agile software solutions firm, based in Poland and The Netherlands. Goyello provides IT consulting, software development and mobile solutions to clients in Europe and America.

2018

Trigon (IMAP Poland) advised and acted as Joint Bookrunner in Novaturas Group’s IPO on the Warsaw and Vilnius stock exchanges

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Vancouver (Capital West) Advises WA-2! on the sale of its Water Division to Quench

2018

Burkhard Weber joins IMAP as Partner

Dr. Burkhard Weber joined the partners group of IMAP in Germany as of March 1, 2018 as co-head Industrials with specialist expertise in machinery and plant engineering, capital goods, building products as well as pulp & paper.

Financial Services 2018

IMAP Vancouver (Capital West) advises PPI on sale to iA Financial Group

Industrials 2018

The Capital Corporation advises THG Corporation on its sale to KLX, Inc.

Consumer & Retail 2018

IMAP Norway (Stratema) advised Din Utvikling on sale to Credo Partners

Consumer & Retail 2018

Trigon (IMAP Poland) advised on the sale of a majority stake in Velvet CARE to Abris Capital Partners

Technology 2018

IMAP Sweden advises Third Base, an IT consultancy company, on sale to B3IT

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Germany advises the shareholders of PROHOGA Group on the sale to Rieker Investment

Consumer & Retail 2018

Trigon (IMAP Poland) advised and acted as intermediary in the transaction where Pfleiderer buys back 3.32% of its shares on the Warsaw Stock Exchange

Consumer & Retail 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised Fast Growing Trees on its recapitalization with Summit Park

Technology 2018

IMAP Sweden supports Constellation Software in initiating contact with Eurocon MOPSsys that led to an acquisition by Constellation’s subsidiary Ibcos Computers.

2018

2017: a successful year for IMAP

191 completed transactions worldwide (20 in Germany). Transaction value increases significantly to USD 12 billion. 36% cross-border deals (40% in Germany). Established among the Top 10 M&A advisors worldwide.

2018

IMAP REDBANK is the best M&A advisor in Czech Republic for year 2017!

Industrials 2018

Capstone Headwaters advised R.C. Rasmussen Corporation in recapitalization by Mangrove Equity Partners LP and Hunter Equity Capital LLC

Industrials 2018

IMAP Sweden advised Ottosson Truck on sale to Vara Maskinimport

Building Products & Services 2018

IMAP Germany advised insolvent MAAS Group on its sale of BEMO Systems Engineering

IMAP advised MAAS Group as part of their insolvency proceedings on the sale of its subsidiary BEMO Systems Engineering GmbH (BEMO).

2018

IMAP closed 191 M&A deals in 2017 worth over USD 12.0 bn

IMAP remains firmly in the global Top 10 worldwide league tables, coming in as the number two non-accounting firm. This is a testament to the caliber of our global teams and the breadth of our sector expertise.

2018

2017: a successful year for IMAP

- 191 completed transactions worldwide (11 in Czech republic) - Transaction value increases significantly to USD 12 billion - 36% cross border deals - Established among the Top 10 M&A advisors worldwide

2018

IMAP closed 191 M&A deals in 2017 worth over $12.0bn

2018

Capstone Partners, a member firm of IMAP, has acquired Headwaters to form Capstone Headwaters LLC

2018

Capstone Partners, a member firm of IMAP, has acquired Headwaters to form Capstone Headwaters LLC

2018

IMAP closed 191 M&A deals in 2017 worth over USD 12.0 bn

2018

Announcement about the transfer of Brno office

We are pleased to inform you, that from October 1, 2017 Brno branch of company IMAP REDBAENK moved to new location to office center ROZMARÝN:

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale&Co.) advised Nestlé on sale of line of business to Pastificio Rana

Food & Beverage 2018

IMAP Italy (Vitale&Co.) advised Nestlé on sale of line of business to Pastificio Rana

Food & Beverage 2017

IMAP Spain (IMAP Albia Capital) advises Guzmán Gastronomía on acquisition of Sáenz Horeca

Healthcare 2017

​IMAP Brazil (Brasilpar)​ advised Zoetis on sale of pharmaceutical plant to União Química

Automotive 2017

IMAP Southeast Europe Advises SiM Impex on sale to Rhiag S.p.A., a European member of LKQ Corporation

Technology 2017

Trigon (IMAP Poland) advised Cyfrowy Polsat on its acquisition of Netia and strategic investment in 7 TV channels

Industrials 2017

IMAP advises shareholders of Indian NCL Wintech on the sale of its majority stake to the VEKA Group

The VEKA Group from North Rhine-Westphalia has acquired a majority stake in NCL Wintech Ltd., a subsidiary of the Indian NCL Group. The company will continue as a joint venture and operationally independent unit.

Industrials 2017

RUBIKON Industriebeteiligungen acquires a majority stake in DYNAJET

LEO Familienholding has sold a majority stake in DYNAJET GmbH, a leading supplier of water jetting systems up to 3,000 bar, to RUBIKON Industriebeteiligungen GmbH.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2017

IMAP advised Masisa S.A. on the sale of their industrial operation in Argentina to EGGER Group

As a result of its strategic plan to focus on the forestry business and in the higher value-added distribution of wood panels in the Andean Region, Central and North America and other export markets, Masisa S.A. Chile decided to start the sale process of its industrial assets in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico.

Energy & Utilities 2017

Value Enhancement Partners (VEP) takes a majority stake in fire and blast resistant doors and walls specialist InterDam Holding (InterDam)

nterDam, an international market leader in fire and blast resistant architectural products for the oil and gas and offshore renewables sectors, has partnered with VE Partners to accelerate its ambitious growth plans and continue the outstanding success it has achieved in supporting customers creating a safer workplace since its foundation in 2007.

Food & Beverage 2017

IMAP Brazil (Brasilpar) advised Integral Nutrição Animal on sale to Cargill

Building Products & Services 2017

IMAP advises NOE-Schaltechnik on the entry of NIMBUS

NOE-Schaltechnik Georg Meyer-Keller GmbH + Co. KG (NOE) has expanded its group of shareholders by acquiring Dutch industrial holding company NIMBUS as part of a capital increase.

Energy & Utilities 2017

IMAP's Jan-Pieter Borst and Frank Ruijgrok were interviewed for Offshore Industry magazine

IMAP Netherland's Jan-Pieter Borst and Frank Ruijgrok were interviewed for Offshore Industry magazine to give their corporate finance perspective on an industry in transition.

2017

IMAP Chairman Interview with Colombia´s Leading Financial Newspaper La Republica

2017

IMAP conference in Bogotá - consolidation lessons from Multilatinas

Energy & Utilities 2017

IMAP Netherlands attends the Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference (OEEC) in Amsterdam

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Florida (Falls River Group) advises on the sale of Harry Barker

Industrials 2017

IMAP in Germany advises Chinese SEC Holding Co., Ltd. on the acquisition of VEM Group

The Chinese family holding SEC has acquired 100% of the shares in VEM Group in Dresden, a traditional manufacturer of electric drive systems, special motors and machines, from the entrepreneurial family Merckle, including all current locations in Germany and abroad.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2017

IMAP Colombia (INVERLINK) advises on the sale of the industrial operation of Masisa S.A. in Argentina

2017

IMAP Q3 2017 Deal Summary

2017

IMAP Netherlands has a prominent place in the M&A league tables

A 6th place in the category M&A Advisory a 12th and 15th place in the category M&A Advisory Persons. And to think that the most successful months of 2017 (November and December) are not even included...

Business Services 2017

​Panmure Gordon advised New York's Mullin International on sale to The Adecco Group

Automotive 2017

IMAP advises owners of Kohl group on the sale of three divisions to acquisition consortium of Endurance Capital and AL-KO KOBER

Endurance Capital AG and AL-KO KOBER SE will jointly acquire the three divisions Automotive, Metal Parts Manufacturing and Railway Technology division of the Cologne-based metal processing company Kohl-Gruppe AG.

Real Estate 2017

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Blackstone Group in the disposal to Allianz of all the units of Kensington Fund

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Germany advises financial investor Nimbus on the sale of RCP Ranstadt

The family office Zobel Values AG has acquired the packaging specialist RCP Ranstadt GmbH from the Dutch financial investor Nimbus hands-on investors, who has successfully realigned the company over the last eight years.

Energy & Utilities 2017

Oil & Gas Sector Report 2017

IMAP Netherlands analyzed the Oil & Gas market from a transactional point of view and based its report on deals with a value of EUR 25M and higher in the period between 2010 and 1H2017.

Technology 2017

IMAP Netherlands advises PCS on sale to Belgium's investment fund KeBeK via its stake in Mifratel

Business Services 2017

IMAP Southeast Europe (Ascendant Capital Advisors) advises Autotrans Group on sale to Arriva

2017

M&A Awards: Best Young Talent nominee Willem op de Hoek from IMAP

The new generation of employees within the M&A world is looking at things differently in the present time. These high potentials want recognition and appreciation for their work. IMAP Netherlands' colleague Willem op de Hoek is rightly nominated for the best Young Talent Award. Do you vote for Willem?

2017

IMAP Netherlands China Visit 2017

Over the past decades China has put itself in the limelight as being one of the most important emerging economies. Initially mainly as producer of consumer products. And after decades of rapid growth and development in manufacturing and export, the Chinese economy is inevitably undergoing a transition to a service and consumption driven economy.

Technology 2017

IMAP Netherlands advise Mtel in its acquisition by Evolve IP

Cloud services provider Evolve IP has acquired Mtel, a cloud communications firm based in the Netherlands, as part of its ongoing growth strategy and to increase its presence in Europe.

Food & Beverage 2017

Balthazar den Breems and Cees van Vliet from IMAP Netherlands give their vision on the fruit and vegetable market from an M&A perspective

Bank financing is increasingly complicated for companies but there are more and more good alternatives. Balthazar den Breems and Cees van Vliet give their vision on the fruit and vegetable market from an M&A perspective.

Industrials 2017

IMAP Germany advises Aluminiumwerk Unna on the acquisition by Chinese Zhongwang Holding

Zhongwang Aluminum Deutschland GmbH acquired Aluminiumwerk Unna AG, leading manufacturer of aluminum alloy tubes, headquartered in Unna close to Dortmund. The investor is a subsidiary of China Zhongwang Holding Ltd., headquartered in Beijing – the listed company is Asia’s largest manufacturer and developer of aluminum extrusion products.

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP USA (Capstone Partners) advises Seventh Generation/Unilever on its divestiture of bobble®

2017

IMAP Boston (Capstone Partners) expands team with seven new appointments

Industrials 2017

The end of the IPO era for Irish M&A

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Germany advised greeting card manufacturer HORN on the sale to the Dutch Nedac Sorbo Group

The IMAP team for M&A transactions in special situations advised Albert Horn Söhne GmbH & Co. KG (HORN), a traditional greetings card manufacturer, during their insolvency proceedings, on the sale of its business operations.

2017

Globalization or protectionism? A column by Cees van Vliet

Do Brexit, the election win of Donald Trump, the growing aversion to one Europe and further internationalization mean that the globalization wave is coming to an end? Is globalization on the decline after years of growth? Are local energy generating, local food growing and consuming the new trend?

2017

IMAP in Germany: Successful start to its 20th anniversary year

In the first half of the year, the M&A consulting firm was able to successfully close 10 transactions, including the sale of the sports and dietary nutrition provider Well Plus Trade to HQ Equita or the acquisition of the electrical machinery manufacturer VEM for a Chinese family business.

Industrials 2017

IMAP Netherlands advises Den Hartogh on its sale of Den Hartogh tank cleaning to Boassa Global

Boasso Global (“Boasso”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Quality Distribution, Inc. (“Quality”), announced that it has acquired Den Hartogh’s European depot and tank cleaning services business, known as Den Hartogh Cleaning B.V. (“Den Hartogh Cleaning”).

Technology 2017

Merger between PCS and Mifratel

Belgian investment fund KeBeK via its stake in Mifratel, is taking over Dutch contact center PCS. The takeover has led to the formation of a group with about 1650 employees and turnover of €65 million.

Healthcare 2017

IMAP Netherlands advised Travel Health Group on an investment by BB Capital

BB Capital Investments, the Netherlands-based private equity firm, acquires a stake in Travel Health Group (THG) from its shareholders.

Building Products & Services 2017

IMAP in Germany advised founder of THG Baugesellschaft on the sale of shares to EUROVIA / VINCI S.A.

As part of its succession planning, the Founder and Managing Partner of THG Baugesellschaft mbH, Rainer Klinkhammer, has sold company shares to EUROVIA GmbH (Germany).

Industrials 2017

IMAP Sweden advises Telarco on sale to Storskogen

2017

IMAP closed 95 M&A deals worth more than USD 8.1 billion from January - June 2017

Key H1 2017 results highlights include: - 95 M&A deals worth more than USD 8.1billion - Average disclosed deal size: USD 63.0 million - 34%cross-border deals - 29 deals with Private Equity involvement.

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Poland (Trigon) advised Grupa Pracuj on the sale of a minority stake to TCV

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Finland advised Sievi Capital, Etera and 3 Indoor Group franchisees on the acquisition of Indoor Group

Industrials 2017

IMAP Boston (Capstone Partners) advises D.B. Western, Inc. - Texas on its acquisition by SK Capital Partners

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Finland advised Sievi Capital, Etera and 3 Indoor Group franchisees on the acquisition of Indoor Group

Industrials 2017

IMAP in Germany advised Karl Reichenbach GmbH on the sale to Lampe Privatinvest

IMAP successfully advised the owners of Karl Reichenbach GmbH, manufacturer of rubber parts, headquartered in Durmersheim near Karlsruhe, on the sale of majority shares to Lampe Privatinvest.

Technology 2017

IMAP in Germany advised Awetis GmbH on the sale of their IT-division to Freudenberg

The IMAP team for M&A transactions in special situations, advised Awetis GmbH (AWETIS) during their insolvency proceedings in self-administration, on the sale of its subsidiary Awetis Systems GmbH & Co. KG. Freudenberg Group, headquartered in Weinheim, acquired 100% of the shares.

2017

IMAP Boston (Capstone Partners) wins "Cross Border Deal of the Year" for advising Arnold Industries

Industrials 2017

Dutch Cabin Group takes over Van Hamburg Verhuur

Specialists in temporary housing, Dutch Cabin from Klundert takes over a sector partner: Hamburg Verhuur. Van Hamburg Verhuur has built up a good reputation in the industry over the last 25 years.

Technology 2017

IMAP in Germany advised Onlime GmbH on the sale of its satellite services business unit to CETel

IMAP has advised Onlime GmbH and its UK based shareholder, Onlime Group Limited, a leading operator of fiber and satellite telecommunication networks, on the sale of its globally managed satellite services to the German telecommunications provider CETel (Central European Telecom Services GmbH).

Technology 2017

IMAP Sweden advises Maintrac on the sale of majority share to Sobro

Energy & Utilities 2017

IMAP Michigan (Amherst Partners) advises on sale of Fremont Community Digester

Industrials 2017

IMAP Vancouver (Capital West Partners) advises McGregor & Thompson Hardware on sale to Speyside Equity

Industrials 2017

Tero Tiilikainen (IMAP Ireland) comments on capital markets at Sunday Business Post

Energy & Utilities 2017

Offshore Technology Conference 2017: The worst is over in the oil industry

Industrials 2017

IMAP Michigan (Amherst Partners) advises Exotic Automation & Supply on acquisition of Sidener Engineering

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Italy (Vitale&Co) advised Nestlé Group for the signing of a contract for the sale to FRoSTA group of the business branch that encompasses La Valle Degli Orti, Mare Fresco and Surgela brands

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP South Carolina (The Capital Corporation) advises SolBright Renewable Energy, LLC on its sale to Arkados Group, Inc.

Industrials 2017

IMAP Sweden advises French Group Assystem on entry to Swedish market through the acquisition of Gothenburg based Engineering Partner Automotive

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Netherlands advises Value Enhancement Partners in divesting Codi Group

Active Capital Company acquires Codi Group: State-of-the-art wet wipes producer ready for the next step.

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Alto Partners on sale of Dolciaria Val d’Enza to Valeo Foods

Technology 2017

IMAP Netherlands advises Koning & Hartman on the sale of Koning & Hartman Network Services to Standard Investment

Koning & Hartman has a history of more than 120 years. They are active in public transport, water, energy, government, manufacturing industry (OEM), industry, public order & security and financial services.

2017

Q1 2017 European Private Equity Overview

Mergermarket presents an infographic highlighting European Private Equity activity in Q1, with an emphasis on topics including: buyout and exit overviews, activity by country and by sector.

Industrials 2017

IMAP advises Stelter Zahnradfabrik GmbH on its investment in ZWP Zahnradwerk Pritzwalk GmbH

Stelter Zahnradfabrik GmbH has taken over minority shares in Zahnradwerk Pritzwalk GmbH, based in Pritzwalk (Brandenburg). The main shareholder is the Berlin-based Andreas & Peiffer Group.

2017

IMAP Netherlands symposium event: "Growth. Shaping the Future"

A short video is give you a flavour of our event held in March 2017 in Rotterdam.

Industrials 2017

Specialists in waste containers join forces

BWaste, BroNij and Ferro-Fix create a new leading player for the production, maintenance and technology of smart waste systems.

Consumer & Retail 2017

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Targetti on sale to IDeA Capital Funds

Building Products & Services 2017

IMAP advises HENGE Group on the acquisition of KOMINEX

The HENGE Group acquires the business activities of KOMINEX Mineralmahlwerk GmbH, including the location and production facility in Falkenstein, Saxony-Anhalt and will continue activities under the name KOMINEX Minerals + Processing.

2017

Florian Böschen joins IMAP

Florian Böschen joined IMAP in Germany as a Director in March 2017. He is responsible for the structuring and implementation of national and international buy and sell mandates, as well as financing consulting mandates in the real estate sector.

Food & Beverage 2017

IMAP advises Rotkäppchen-Mumm on the acquisition of the Italian TOP DOCG Prosecco brand Ruggeri.

Rotkäppchen-Mumm Sektkellereien GmbH acquires the prestigious Italian Prosecco Specialist Ruggeri & C. S.p.A, well known for their award winning Proseccos.

Food & Beverage 2017

IMAP advises WELL PLUS TRADE on the sale of a majority share to HQ Equita

WELL PLUS TRADE GmbH (WPT), a leading provider of sports and dietary nutrition with well-known brands Power System and Slim System, has been acquired by funds managed by HQ Equita GmbH, a German mid-market investment fund.

2017

2016 Year in Review

2016: Another good year for IMAP. With a total of 174 successfully completed transactions globally – of which 110 in were in Europe and 18 in Germany – IMAP was able to maintain its top 10 ranking among M&A advisory firms in the mid-market segment (enterprise values of up to US$ 500 million).

Financial Services 2017

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) provided financial advisory to the Independent members of Monte Dei Paschi di Siena Board of Directors

Industrials 2017

IMAP Italy (Vitale & Co.) advised Gradiente on sale of Tapì to Wise

Automotive 2017

IMAP advises Felss Group on sale to Capvis

IMAP has advised the owner of Felss Group, a technology leader in the field of cold-forming of hollow parts specifically for the automotive industry, on the sale of a majority stake to Capvis.

Technology 2017

IMAP Netherlands advises Magenta MMT on their sale to Total Specific Solutions

Total Specific Solutions B.V. (“TSS”) acquires softeware supplier Magenta MMT B.V. (Magenta) and her subsidiary Niveo B.V. as per december 1, 2016. TSS is part of Constellation Software Inc. (CSI) who is listed on the Canadian Stock Exchange (TSE:CSU).

Business Services 2017

Candid Group acquires Stroom

IMAP Netherlands advised the seller Stroom on their sale to The Candid Group. Rotterdam based Stroom Mediacommunicatie immediately is part of of the Candid Group who specialise in integrated communications services that create concrete business results.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2017

IMAP Germany advises Wagner Holding on the acquisition of a minority stake in KTP Kunststoff Palettentechnik

In December 2016, Wagner Holding acquired a 25.01 percent stake in KTP Holding GmbH in the form of a capital increase. KTP will use the additional liquidity to implement the strategic growth plan of the company.

2017

IMAP reinforces its network of partners and expands its cross-border M&A advisory services in special and distressed situations

Since the beginning of January 2017, Henning Graw (40) has been a new Partner at IMAP in Germany, where he is responsible for national and international buy and sell mandates.

Industrials 2016

IMAP advises on sale of tool specialist Wera to Bitburger Holding

Bitburger Holding acquired 100 % of the shares in Wera Group, headquartered in Wuppertal, from the founding family. Through this acquisition, Bitburger will extend its portfolio of strong brands to the tool sector.

Energy & Utilities 2016

Are You Prepared? IMAP's Axel Fuhri Snethlage and Jan-Pieter Borst are interviewed by Offshore Industry magazine about the Oil and Gas industry

Analysts and experts voice their thoughts and expectations about the oil and gas industry. Whatever analysts foresee, the fact is that many leading companies need to change their point of view and adjust their strategy in order to survive and to regain control again.

Technology 2016

IMAP Netherlands advises Philips-spin-out Innoluce on their sale to Infineon

Innoluce, a fabless semiconductor company headquartered in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, has been acquired by the German semiconductor Infineon. IMAP Netherlands advised shareholders on the sale of the company.

Consumer & Retail 2016

IMAP Germany advises Christian Bernard Group on the Sale of ORO VIVO to THOM Europe

The French jewellery company THOM Europe S.A.S acquired 100% of the shares of the German jewellery chain ORO VIVO AG, from Christian Bernard S.A.S. Following the recent acquisition of Italian jewellery company Stroili, Thom Europe expanded its international reach and presence in the European jewellery and watches market by acquiring ORO VIVO.

Technology 2016

IMAP Netherlands assists Dataplace BV with the sale to Eurofiber Group

The Eurofiber Group has reached agreement with the shareholders of Dataplace to acquire 100% of the shares. Dataplace was assisted in the transaction by, among others, the corporate finance experts of IMAP Netherlands.

Industrials 2016

IMAP Germany advises shareholders of Stanz- und LaserTechnik Jessen GmbH on the sale to Steadfast Capital Fund III, L.P.

Steadfast Capital Fund III, L.P., has acquired Stanz- und LaserTechnik Jessen GmbH (SLTJ), headquartered in Jessen, (SLTJ) as part of a Management Buy-Out.

Food & Beverage 2016

IMAP advises Wagner Holding on its investment in Dr. Förster AG

Wagner Holding, VR Equitypartner and its Industry Advisory Board Thomas M. Hübner provide Dr. Förster AG, Neu-Isenburg, a manufacturer of high-quality natural cosmetic products, with a substantial growth capital to secure their long-term financing.

Automotive 2016

IMAP advises Mubea on the acquisition of INAUXA

IMAP advised Mubea on the successful acquisition of the Spanish automotive supplier INAUXA from Grupo Tudos Reunidos.

Industrials 2016

IMAP advises Paragon Partners on the sale of AWG Fittings to the US group IDEX

IDEX Corporation, an applied solutions company specializing in fire suppression and safety technology, has acquired through its subsidiary, LUKAS Hydraulik GmbH, the AWG Fittings Group (AWG) from Paragon Partners.

Industrials 2016

IMAP advised on the sale of a Hungarian steel service center

The German Thyssenkrupp AG acquired 100 % of the shares in the Hungarian subsidiary Ib Andresen Industri Magyarország Kft. of the Danish IAI Holding A/S.

Consumer & Retail 2016

IMAP advises BPE sold on the sale of WEKA Holzbau to PREMIUM Equity Partners

BPE Unternehmensbeteiligungen G.m.b.H (Hamburg), focused on medium-sized companies, sold their shares in the WEKA Group, Neubrandenburg. New majority shareholders are the PREMIUM Equity Partners GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, managed funds and co-investors. The management team of WEKA remains involved in the company and will further advance the successful developments.

2016

IMAP off to a good start in 2016

IMAP continued to consolidate and expand its international position as an M&A organization in 2015. Worldwide, 221 deals with a transaction volume of nearly USD 10 billion were successfully signed, almost one third of which were cross-border activities.

Industrials 2016

IMAP advises on key cross-border transaction

Hengst Group, Münster, active in the area of filtration, acquired the Danish company Nordic Air Filtration as of 1st February 1st, 2016, from US based listed industrial group MFRI Inc.. The acquisition was made in accordance with the its growth strategy to achieve a balanced and diversified business, a global presence and technology transfer into related areas.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2016

Cross-border deal in the packaging industry

In the course of a transferring restructuring, Al Pack d.o.o., headquartered in Subotica, Serbia, acquired the assets of Leutkirch-based Uniprint Knauer GmbH & Co. KG.

Industrials 2016

IMAP has successfully advised on the acquisition of Krauth Technology

IMAP advised the shareholder of krauth Krauth technology Technology in Eberdach, on the disposal of all its shares to DUTECH Holding, Singapore. This is another cross-border transaction in the sector industrial goods sector by the DUTECH Group as it further expands its position in the German market.

Industrials 2015

IMAP advises on the acquisition of a manufacturer of equipment for the aviation industry

In addition to its own product range, Mafelec SAS, Chimilin, France, has taken over Comtronic GmbH ("Comtronic") based in Schönau, Germany.

Industrials 2015

IMAP advises on the sale of a producer of stainless steel valves for the food and beverage industry

The KIESELMANN FLUID PROCESS GROUP acquires Wilhelm Guth Ventiltechnik GmbH & Co. KG in Landau.

Industrials 2015

IMAP advises on transaction in the field of hydraulics

The Hydraulik Nord GmbH Group, based in Parchim (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania), has acquired KMF Kemptener Maschinenfabrik GmbH, Kempten (Bavaria) from Nußbaum Group. Hydraulik Nord and KMF develop and produce complementary hydraulic products.

Real Estate 2015

IMAP advises on a transaction in the area property management / real estate management sector

Baugenossenschaft Familienheim Rhein-Neckar eG has successfully continued its steady growth policy and acquired 100% of the shares in Bayerische Wert- und Grundbesitz Verwaltung GmbH (Neubiberg), FaMaP GmbH (Neubiberg), WOHMAX GmbH (Neubiberg) and Münchner Grund Immobilien Management GmbH (Neubiberg).

Industrials 2015

IMAP advises the shareholders of MIAS Group on the sale to Jungheinrich

Jungheinrich AG is further expanding its leading position as a logistics systems provider. To this end, Jungheinrich has signed an agreement on the acquisition of MIAS Group with its owners.

Technology 2015

IMAP advises VIA optronics GmbH on the restructuring of a growth-oriented overall financing system

As part of a competitive process, VIA optronics GmbH has structured medium-term debt financing in the double-digit millions. With a focus on growth, the funds made available will be used for working capital and inorganic growth.

Financial Services 2015

IMAP Netherlands advises Amphitec on the sale to Active Capital

Machine producer Amphitec has recently attracted growth capital from Active Capital Company. The investor receives a majority stake in Amphitec through the transaction.

Transport & Logistics 2015

Five offices supervise Rotterdam Harbour - FPS deal

FPS Global Logistics has acquired an 80% interest in Rotterdam Harbour Holding (RHH). FPS is a subsidiary of Singapore Post, a global logistics service provider.

Industrials 2015

IMAP advised F. A. Neuman Group on the sale of Julius Montz GmbH to the Pfaudler Group

F. A. Neuman Group, Eschweiler, has sold its business unit Column Internals and Distillation Technology, which are bundled in Julius Montz GmbH, Hilden, to Pfaudler Group, a portfolio company of Deutsche Beteiligungs AG.

Real Estate 2015

IMAP successfully advises on the Telekom-Kaskaden transaction

IMAP has successfully advised on the transaction Telekom-Kaskaden transaction at the TZ Rhein Main technology centre in Darmstadt. GE9e Development Darmstadt GmbH, the property company of Telekom-Kaskaden's property company, was sold to a German investor as part of a share deal.

Consumer & Retail 2015

IMAP advises on the strategic realignment of premium manufacturer in the bicycle industry

SCOTT Sports SA acquired Bergamont Fahrrad Vertrieb GmbH, Hamburg, including its international activities, from BMC Group Holding AG. With the sale, the BMC Group strengthens its focus in the sports segment.

Industrials 2015

IMAP Netherlands advises Rolloos on its sale to Top Side

With the financial support of Écart Invest, Top Side Industries Group has purchased itself in industrial machine control specialist Rolloos Holding. Top Side entrepreneurs Joost Lasschuit and Bram Masselink want to expand Rolloos and strengthen its market position with new products and services.

Materials, Chemicals & Mining 2015

IMAP Netherlands involved in Pack2pack buyout

The management of packaging producer Pack2pack, with the help of investment company Gilde, took over the company, which was owned by the American company Greif, through a management buy-out (MBO).