Munich / Niederwinkling – Funds advised by Bregal Unternehmerkapital („Bregal Unternehmerkapital“) are to acquire a majority stake in gabo Systemtechnik GmbH, a specialist in innovative micro duct systems for telecommunication companies and network providers. Bregal Unternehmerkapital plans to continue the successful path together with the management team through a continued focus on internationalization, sales activities and development of new products.
gabo Systemtechnik, based in Niederwinkling/Bavaria, employs about 150 people and currently predominantly operates in Germany, Austria, Italy and Belgium. The company develops, produces and distributes micro duct systems to major European telecommunication companies as well as local fibre network operators and municipalities. Its array of products comprises more than 800 pipes, fittings and sealing elements which can individually be combined. The company has been recording significant and sustainable growth for many years.
About Bregal Unternehmerkapital
Bregal Unternehmerkapital is part of COFRA Holding (www.cofraholding.com), a family-owned business that has been built up over generations. Its investment activity is based on long-term commitment and independent of developments in the financial markets. Bregal Unternehmerkapital identifies companies, with strong management teams, that are regarded as market leaders or “hidden champions” in their particular segment. Flexible financing and transaction structures enable it to acquire both minority and majority stakes. In doing so, Bregal Unternehmerkapital is also able to handle complex industry spin-offs, management buy-outs and succession situations. Bregal Unternehmerkapital aims to help companies achieve a sustained improvement in sales and profitability, and provides them with capital, proven financial expertise and access to a broad network of entrepreneurs and industry experts.