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.
Mecanindus-Vogelsang expands in USA
Finatem portfolio company Mecanindus-Vogelsang has opened a new production site for engineered tubular fasteners in Mount Sterling in the US federal state of Kentucky.
Finatem expands its industry experts circle
Finatem, an independent partner-managed private equity company focusing on small and medium-sized businesses, is supported by another top-class industry expert, Mr Konstantin Winterstein.
Finatem expands the team with two more staff members
Felix Rieder and Katharina Freund joined the team of Finatem in October 2014.
Finatem sells J&S Automotive to Brockhaus Private Equity
Successful exit of participation in leading niche supplier in the automobile supplier industry
J&S made decisive headway in developing its product portfolio and market position under the umbrella of Finatem
Management continuity secured also under the new majority shareholder
Finatem adds to its commercial and technical expertise
Kurt Gieseler and Stefan Glauner are the new industrial experts at investment company Finatem.
Finatem extends its portfolio with acquisition of licht|basis
Finatem diversifies its portfolio by investing in a technical wholesaler in the lighting market
Management remains in the hands of the founders who retain a 25 percent stake
Further organic growth and acquisitions planned by licht|basis
Finatem invests in metal cutting industry
Finatem-Fonds invests in automotive supplier Oberndörfer GmbH
Well-known, specialized manufacturer of precision turned and milled parts
Extension of Finatem-portfolio in metal cutting companies focused on precision parts
Investment team expansion
Boris Yudin has joined the investment team of Finatem in July 2014 as investment manager.
Broad expansion of production areas launched at WST
In May, ground was broken for the extensive expansion of the production area of Finatem subsidiary WST Präzisionstechnik, located in Löffingen. From currently 9,000 square meters, the production area will be extended by 12,000 square meters to pave the way for an increase in sales from around 42 million euros to over 60 million euros with a growth in workforce from currently 280 employees to 480. Following this first step of extension planned for the next two years, a further expansion of 7,000 square meters is planned for 2017 in a second step.
Finatem successfully concludes acquisition of mG miniGears
Closing of takeover of operating activities of Italian company mG miniGears SpA
Closing of acquisition of Chinese company mG miniGears Suzhou
Finatem III fund buys gear wheel and gear assembly specialist
Finatem expands investment in drives technology area
Finatem III Fund taking over activities of Italian company mG miniGears from Carraro Group
Gear and gearbox specialist produces in Italy and China
Finatem already successfully represented in drive and gearbox area with Herzog Group
Team expansion in the field of fund & portfolio controlling
In February 2014 Jochen Tröger has joined the Finatem team in the field of fund & portfolio controlling.
Finatem supports the Rheingau Musikfestival
Finatem supports the Rheingau Musikfestival also in 2014 and has taken over the sponsorship for two concerts. Composer & Artist in Residence, Jörg Widmann, clarinet, performs together with the Arcanto quartet. In the category "Next Generation" we are looking forward to Vestard Shimkus on the piano.
Techno-Physik Group gains CE-marking for its fire protection panels „Miprotec“ allowing Europe-wide user-friendly installation
Techno-Physik Group, one of the leading specialists in structural fire protection, could successfully complete the valuable CE-marking for its ventilation and smoke extraction ducts with fire protection boards "Miprotec L". Essen-based Techno-Physik Group is part of the Finatem Fund III portfolio.