CGS: Portfolio company EOL Packaging Experts acquires majority stake in BMS Maschinenfabrik
Hanover — The private equity investor CGS Management AG(CGS) has acquired a majority stake in BMS Maschinenfabrik GmbH, Pfatter, through its portfolio company, EOL Packaging Experts GmbH, Kirchlengern. Ebner Stolz accompanied the transaction on the buyer side by preparing a financial and tax due diligence.
The internationally operating EOL Group, consisting of EOL Packaging Experts GmbH and its subsidiaries, A+F Automation + Fördertechnik GmbH, Kirchlengern, and Standard-Knapp Inc., Portland/USA, has many years of experience in the development, production and marketing of end-of-line packaging machines and systems.
With this new investment, the EOL Group is further advancing its strategic planning and orientation to be the market leader for end-of-line packaging solutions for the food and beverage industry. BMS Maschinenfabrik GmbH is an established system provider for innovative sorting systems, modern dry parts solutions and flexible repackaging solutions.
Ebner Stolz has already advised CGS on various transactions in the past. In the course of the majority investment in BMS Maschinenfabrik GmbH, Ebner Stolz supported CGS in the context of a financial and tax due diligence.
Team Ebner Stolz: Hans-Peter Möller, photo (lead partner), Steffen Fleitmann (both financial due diligence), Christian Mertens, Karina Minich (tax due diligence)