- Atlas Copco acquires Scheugenpflug AG, which offers solutions for adhesive dispensing and potting technology
- Scheugenpflug AG will become part of the Atlas Copco IAS division („Industrial Assembly Solutions“) within the business area „Industrial Technique“
- As part of the Due Diligence process, Ebner Stolz provided support to Atlas Copco with a multidisciplinary team
Cologne, 17th January 2020 - The auditing and consulting firm Ebner Stolz advised Atlas Copco on the acquisition of Scheugenpflug AG as part of a Financial and Tax Due Diligence as well as with SPA-services and valuation services.
Atlas Copco is a leading global industrial firm with around 37,000 employees and customers in more than 180 countries. The products and services of the group are split over four business areas and encompass compressors and vacuum solutions and generators, power tools, assembly solutions, adhesive dispensing and mechanical joining solutions as well as the corresponding services. In 2018, Atlas Copco has generated revenues of around EUR 9 billion.
Scheugenpflug AG is headquartered in Neustadt an der Donau and provides solutions for adhesive dispensing and potting technology that are used in various industries. A specialisation is in highly automated system solutions such as dispensing cells and vacuum potting chambers. The company has more than 600 employees and has generated revenues of around EUR 80 million in 2018.
As part of the takeover of Scheugenpflug AG, a multidisciplinary team of Ebner Stolz advised Atlas Copco with a Financial and Tax Due Diligence as well as with SPA-services and an indicative company valuation.
Ebner Stolz team: Dr. Nils Mengen (Partner Transaction Advisory Services, Financial Due Diligence, SPA, valuation services), Jannis Pulm, Marc Robin Lüpertz, Benedikt-Maria Briller (all Financial Due Diligence), Florian Leis (valuation services) as well as Thomas Herzogenrath (Partner M&A Tax, Tax Due Diligence, SPA), Carsten Hild and Fabio Ferrara (both Tax Due Diligence)
Dr. Ulrike Höreth
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Dr. Nils Mengen
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