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Buyer for transportation or automotive engineering company
Company to buy
- Size: Large company
- Location: Europe, preferably DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) region
- Revenue: >30 million EUR
- Profit of the target: 2M EUR+
- Reason for sale: The owners are looking at European engineering companies, in order to find a suitable company for expansion
- Employees target: 50+
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Overview of this buyer of engineering companies in Europe
A large international buyer is looking for engineering companies in Europe. The buyer is a financially strong company interested in successful companies for sale with growth potential. The buyer has a presence in 50+ countries and a history of over 50 years. The target ideally should have revenue exceeding 50 million euros, the management of the buyer is ready to finance acquisitions of a large value.
Profile (strategy) of this buyer of automotive-oriented engineering companies in Europe
The buyer is a very large company oriented toward multiple industries with over 30 billion euro in revenues. The company has its business based in industries such as:
- Transportation infrastructure
The company is very innovative and uses its business engineering capabilities to gain leverage in its business operations, leading to increased performance, the efficiency of technology or other improvements.
The company was established in the 1950s, however, since then, it has grown into a large multinational company with international reach. Currently, the company works in many regions and employs over 40 thousand employees.
Due to the company’s continuous growth, the management is looking for targets willing to be assimilated into the group of companies under the buyer’s holding company. In recent years, the company has done successful acquisitions, with an effective transition phase.
Activities and products of a suitable target
The buyer is looking for a target company, working in engineering, especially with clients from the automotive industry. The buyer also would like to evaluate targets, operating in sectors such as:
- Transportation engineering
- Infrastructure engineering
- Passenger transport
- Freight transport
- Mobility services
- New mobility trends
- Rail transportation
The buyer has extensive funds available for the acquisition, the target can be a middle-sized or large company with revenue between 10 – 250 million euros. The company should be financially stable, strong in the regional market, and have good references. The company should generate positive EBITDA.
The buyer is open to any country in Europe, preferably the company should be from the European Union, DACH region.
Highlights of this buyer of automotive-related engineering companies in Europe
- The buyer is a large multi-industry group involved in continuous external growth via acquisitions
- The buyer has already completed multiple successful acquisitions and is able to bring many synergies to the target
- The target would be involved in a strong group and would also be supported personally and financially after the acquisition
Information about this buyer of automotive-related engineering companies in Europe
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