KD Pharma Bexbach GmbH is one of the leading producers of highly purified Omega-3 fatty acids, which are used as ingredients for food supplements and increasingly for pharmaceuticals.
KD Pharma uses a unique, patented production technology (KD pür), which can produce Omega-3 fatty acids of the highest purification levels (up to 99%).
The company is currently operating at maximum capacity due to increasing orders from the pharmaceutical industry. capiton acquired a majority of the shares in KD Pharma Bexbach GmbH and will invest significantly in the expansion of the production facilities to increase capacities substantially within the next 12 months.
The company will be run by the existing management team and an experienced new manager.
capiton acquires 85% of the shares together with the management team from Bioseutica Group, which will retain a stake of 15% in the business. The transaction will be financed with equity to be provided by the Fund capiton IV. Bank financing might be considered in connection with the future expansion of the production site.
The parties agreed not to disclose the purchase price.
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