nora systems GmbH

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nora systems GmbH ist der weltweit führende Anbieter von hochwertigen elastischen Bodenbelägen aus Kautschuk. Eingesetzt werden die Beläge vorrangig in den Marktsegmenten Gesundheitswesen, Bildung und Industrie.

Das Unternehmen ist in den letzten Jahren kontinuierlich gewachsen und erwirtschaftet mittlerweile mehr als 75% des Umsatzes von über EUR 200 Mio. außerhalb Deutschlands. Besonderer Fokus gilt den Kernmärkten USA und Deutschland sowie Wachstumsmärkten in China, Russland, dem Mittleren Osten und Lateinamerika. nora beschäftigt insgesamt ca. 1.100 Mitarbeiter.

Zur Transaktion

Im September 2007 erwarb capiton die Mehrheit der Anteile an nora im Rahmen eines Management Buy-Outs von Freudenberg & Co KG.

Aufgrund der erfolgreichen Entwicklung des Unternehmens seit Erwerb – gerade auch in der Finanzkrise – sowie der weiteren Wachstumsperspektiven ist capiton überzeugt, dass nora in den nächsten Jahren eine weitere deutliche Wertsteigerung erzielen kann.

Die neuen Gesellschafter des Unternehmens – capiton als Mehrheitsgesellschafter, ICG sowie das Managementteam, das seine Anteile im Zuge der Refinanzierung erhöht – wollen gemeinsam die Umsatz- und Ergebnisentwicklung des Unternehmens durch zusätzliches organisches Wachstum und selektive Zukäufe beschleunigen.

Die Transaktion steht u.a. noch unter dem Vorbehalt der Genehmigung der Kartellbehörden. Über die detaillierten Konditionen der Transaktion haben die Parteien Stillschweigen vereinbart.

capiton wurde bei dieser Transaktion von BMH Bräutigam & Partner (Legal) und KPMG (Steuern) beraten.

Pressemitteilungen

capiton portfolio company Dec Group is proud to announce the acquisition of UK-Stoke-on-Trent based AWL, a specialist for the design, manufacturing and supply of continuous processing technologies and systems. Over the past decade, AWL has been at the forefront of continuous processing in the chemical, food and pharmaceutical industries by offering solutions from laboratory evaluation […]

capiton portfolio company Wundex is pleased to announce the acquisition of ELLIPSA, a wound care specialist with headquarters in Regensburg (Bavaria) and a second center of operations in Munich. In addition to the provision of wound care services and the wholesale supply of medical products, ELLIPSA has developed a proprietary digital education and training platform […]

capiton portfolio company Cedes is proud to announce the acquisition of the Vitector portfolio from Fraba, securing a leading position in the industrial door sensor market. As a global leader in elevator sensors, Cedes successfully applied its technology expertise and power of innovation to gain a foothold in the industrial door market, providing ultra-reliable safeguarding […]

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capiton acquires a majority stake in the Betonbau Group alongside its experienced management team, Mr. Volker Ernst and Mr. Thomas Sachers, from the SCHWENK Group in a carve-out transaction. Betonbau Group, headquartered in Waghäusel, Germany, was established in 1963. The name “Betonbau” goes back to its foundations when the company focused on the production of […]

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capiton acquires a stake in Solvis, a sustainable heating pioneer, backing the members of the management team which remain significant shareholders in the company. Solvis is headquartered in Braunschweig, Germany. The company was founded in 1982 and retains its operations in a factory which has been inaugurated as the first zero-emission-facility in Germany in 2002. […]

BIOGGIO, SWITZERLAND – October 4, 2021 – The KD Pharma Group has acquired a 51% stake in Trigal Pharma, a company specialized in clinical research, development and marketing of medical cannabinoids, such as Cannabidiol (CBD) in a highly-purified form. “Trigal has successfully and profitably grown by being a first mover in the API market for […]

capiton acquires the majority stake in Kutterer Mauer AG, backing one of the founders, Mr. Mauer in continuing the growth story of the company. Mr. Mauer as well as other management members invest alongside capiton. Kutterer Mauer AG is a globally operating manufacturer of caps and closure solutions with >450 employees. The Group designs and […]