Trioptics GmbH

The company

Trioptics Group, founded 25 years ago, is the leading producer of optical measuring and manufacturing technology for lenses, lens systems and camera modules. Optical test instruments are an attractive niche within the market for measurement technology and play a critical role in the entire production chain of lenses and lens systems.

Trioptics has significantly benefited from the recent boom in smartphones and has continuously increased its sales in the last years. Headquartered in Wedel close to Hamburg, the Company is represented in key markets with a network of sales and service offices. Trioptics is an important development partner for leading OEMs that focus on the development of innovative optical applications.

The transaction

capiton has acquired a minority stake in the business and Eugen Dumitrescu, the company’s founder and majority shareholder, will continue to manage the business. The shareholders intend to grow the company’s market share through organic growth initiatives and select acquisitions. Closing is expected for beginning of April 2015.

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