Advised on Purchase of Company


Zephyr Trading

Spare parts for marine engines Italy

Acquired 100% of Business Operations

Skandiaverken Group (SKV)

Spare parts for marine engines Spain

Advised Zephyr Trading on its acquisition of SKV Group

IMAP advised Zephyr Trading, Srl in its acquisition of a 100% stake in Skandiaverken Group (SKV).


By acquiring Skandiaverken Group, Zephyr becomes a global leader in dealing with marine and power engines and their original parts, and with services linked to those engine's reparation.



Zephyr is a company based in La Spezia (Italy), established in 1974 and focused on providing services to ships worldwide, both on board and ashore, in a 24/7 basis.


The Company is the current leader of the Italian market in this specific sector.



SKV is a Company based in Zamudio (Bizkaia) with subsidiaries in UK and Perú. The Company is specialized in dealing with original parts for 2 and 4 strokes’ marine engines, having more than 12.000 different products and selling more than 80% of its turnover


The Company total turnover was over 18 M€ in 2017 and employs circa 50 people in its premises in Pamplona, Madrid and Ulm (Germany).

Experts who worked on the transaction