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21.10.2021  // AURELIUS portfolio company Distrelec with new CEO - Realignment puts the company on a strong growth course

  • Innovative strength, customer centricity and digitalization noticeably strengthened
  • New CEO Holger Ruban: "Let’s continue to drive forward the success story"
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13.10.2021  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities acquires Unilux

  • AURELIUS acquires Unilux, a German producer of high-quality window and door solutions for private households
  • Unilux has a strong customer base in the DACH region as well as the US and generated more than EUR 40 million in revenues in 2020
  • Carve-out deal that allows AURELIUS to lift significant growth potential through streamlining of current operations and fostering of sales initiatives
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12.10.2021  // AURELIUS Growth Investments acquires a stake in Sasse Elektronik GmbH

  • Acquisition of a leading full-service provider and supplier in the field of mechatronic and electronic systems as well as complete devices, with a focus on the medical technology industry
  • Current shareholders Prof. Dr. Armin Bolz (Managing Director, Sasse Elektronik GmbH), Markus Jäckle and Dr. Klaus Karg will continue to have a significant stake
  • Well-established market position which offers a strong platform for organic growth and inorganic development within a buy and build framework
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04.10.2021  // AURELIUS IT services group connexta acquires IF-Tech AG

  • Acquisition of a specialised IT service provider with a focus on Work 4.0
  • Strengthened market position in southern Germany
  • Successful implementation of Buy and Build Strategy
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29.09.2021  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA appoints Richard Schulze-Muth as new CFO

  • Richard Schulze-Muth promoted to the new CFO
  • Schulze-Muth with several years of experience in finance and capital markets
  • Strengthening the organization considering a well filled deal and exit pipeline
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02.09.2021  // AURELIUS Group announces opening of its Milan office and appoints Ludovico Denza as Managing Director of AURELIUS Italy

  • Office opening in Milan marks an important step in AURELIUS’ commitment to the market and its efforts to intensify its investment activities in Italy
  • Ludovico Denza joins AURELIUS and will be heading up the Group’s efforts in Italy, reinforcing AURELIUS’ presence in the Italian market
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01.09.2021  // AURELIUS subsidiary European Imaging Group with two important changes in the management

  • Frank Hasselmann becomes CEO of Calumet in Continental Europe
  • CFO Philipp Linge additionally accedes the position of the group’s chief purchasing officer (CPO)
  • Richard Glatzel remains chairman of EIG’s board of directors
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13.08.2021  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities successfully completes acquisition of Hydro Precision Tubing from Norsk Hydro

  • Classic AURELIUS carve-out transaction, including the re-introduction of the heritage “Remi Claeys Aluminium” brand
  • Leading international supplier of welded aluminium tubes, operating a vertically integrated cast house, allowing for production of scrap-based and low-carbon-footprint tubes
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13.08.2021  // AURELIUS Group donation for tornado victims in Hodonin, Czech Republic, raises 100,000 euros

  • AURELIUS employees raise 25,000 euros in donations, AURELIUS matches these donations to  50,000 euros
  • 50,000 euros donated directly by VAG Group
  • Quick and unbureaucratic aid for the employees of the AURELIUS Group company VAG in order to rebuild their houses which were completely destroyed by the tornado.
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12.08.2021  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities reports continued strong numbers in the first half of 2021 – Disproportional increase in operating EBITDA

  • Disproportional 63% increase in operating EBITDA to EUR 122.4 million reflects the continued highly positive performance of the Group’s portfolio companies
  • Net asset value rises 14% over year-end 2020, net asset value per share reaches EUR 38.46
  • Investment focus broadened, already seven company acquisitions in the current financial year
  • Transparency initiative progresses further
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13.07.2021  // AURELIUS Growth Investments’ portfolio company G&N acquires Braune

  • Third Acquisition for G&N in 2021
  • Strengthening Market Position in the Field of Fire Alarm Systems, Security Technology as Well as IT and Telecommunications Technology
  • Expansion to Leipzig/Dresden Metropolitan Area
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05.07.2021  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities acquires Belgian-based Norsk Hydro Precision Tubing from Norsk Hydro

  • Leading international supplier of welded aluminium tubes to industrial product, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), and automotive customers in more than 30 countries
  • Vertically integrated cast house, allowing for production of scrap-based and low-carbon-footprint tubes
  • Classic AURELIUS carve-out transaction, including the re-introduction of the heritage “Remi Claeys Aluminium” brand
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05.07.2021  // AURELIUS Growth Investments portfolio company Better Taste acquires BVS Catering GmbH & Co. KG

  • Strengthening of the attractive catering activities in the areas of schools, kindergartens, and day care centers
  • Together with BVS, Better Taste group is expanding its already very strong market position in Southwest Germany
  • Successful implementation of a Buy and Build strategy
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29.06.2021  // Aurelius Growth Investments portfolio company Ringbeck acquires Dieter Berg GmbH

  • Acquisition of a regionally leading service provider in the field of gardening, landscaping, and green roofs
  • Strengthened market position in North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Successful implementation of Buy and Build Strategy
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22.06.2021  // AURELIUS subsidiary Office Depot Europe sells its UK and Ireland contract business to strategic buyer OT Group

  • The acquired customers in the UK and Ireland will be integrated into OT Group
  • Fifth sale of an Office Depot Europe business in the past 20 months
  • Sale will focus Office Depot Europe on its core European markets and e-commerce-centric activities
  • Completion of the sale is expected in the near future
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15.06.2021  // AURELIUS Growth Investments founds IT services group connexta and acquires IT security specialist neam IT-Services GmbH

  • Establishment of a nationwide operating IT services group with a turnover of more than EUR 100 million, further acquisitions are planned
  • Focus on multi-cloud services, IT security und managed services
  • Acquisition of the IT security specialist neam IT-Services