Sale of a German provider of motion and motor control applications

CLIENT

Germany-based investment bank providing advice to midmarket companies, entrepreneurs, family businesses, (private equity) investors and large corporates on selling, buying and financing businesses across the globe

BUSINESS SITUATION

  • Our client was mandated to analyze the semiconductor/IC market and support the sale of the company to a strategic partner
  • The seller received expression of interest from several Chinese corporates operating in industrial and automotive segments who were looking to strengthen their European footprint

SGA SUPPORT

  • Develop real time insights on the industry with a keen analysis on key market dynamics, M&A trends, drivers and potential synergies
  • Extensive search for sell-side opportunities in this space, focusing on strategic serial buyers looking for portfolio/ service enlargement
  • Valuation using DCF, comparable public companies analysis, precedent transaction analysis and football field analysis