Lichtbasis acquires Leuchtwerk
As of 1st of January 2016, Lichtbasis, one of Finatem’s portfolio companies, has acquired the Hamburg-based Leuchtwerk light > production GmbH. Leuchtwerk is a developer and assembler of high-quality LED lighting indoor solutions. Leuchtwerk has a customer portfolio of well-known retail brands, with focus on textile clients.
hGears successfully completes group refinancing in the amount of EUR 33 million
hGears, a company based in Schramberg/Black Forest that specializes in turned and sintered gear components, succeeded in completing Group financing in the amount of EUR 33 million as planned in March 2016.
Finatem sells WST Präzisionstechnik after successfully implemented expansion strategy
  • The established automotive supplier has been sold to a French private equity fund
  • WST significantly improved its market position and structures under the umbrella of Finatem
  • Finatem’s strategy of investing in mid-sized companies via majority shareholdings is paying off

Finatem, founding partner of international private equity network “Alliance For Global Growth”
Finatem Beteiligungsgesellschaft, an independent investment company that focuses on medium-sized German companies, is founding the "Alliance for Global Growth" together with nine other leading international investment companies. This will be the first network that combines medium-sized private equity firms from both Europe and the United States.
Techno-Physik Group refinanced successfully existing credit facilities
Techno-Physik Group specialised in the manufacturing and distribution of insulation materials and fire protection products could successfully realise the refinancing of existing credit facilities.
Finatem supports again the Rheingau Music Festival this year
  • Continuation of a long-standing partnership with the organisers
  • Concert on 8 July 2015 in the traditional Schloss Johannisberg already sold out
  • Piano concert by “Klassik-Echo” winner Olga Scheps

The Herzog and mG miniGears merger creates European market leader
Drives specialists Herzog GmbH and mG miniGears SpA, both portfolio companies held by investment firm Finatem, are joining forces to create a leading European provider in the drives technology area for small- to medium-sized gears and components.