PINOVA Capital has acquired a majority stake in IREMA-Filter GmbH, a leading international provider of patented filter solutions.
IREMA is characterised by its high vertical integration. The company is fully integrated and has – as one of the few suppliers worldwide – both its own mechanical engineering and the competence to produce filter media and ready-to-use filters. IREMA filters offer an optimum in terms of the most important criteria of energy efficiency, filter performance and service life. The subsidiary Aeolus Filter Corporation, North Carolina, serves the North American market with both IREMA filter materials and filters from its own production.
PINOVA Capital is a Munich-based private equity firm with a focus on mid-sized companies with revenues between €10m and €75m in the Industrial Technology and Information Technology sectors, which are characterised by significant growth potential, sustainable competitive advantages and a strong market position in their niche.
taxess advised on the tax and structural aspects of the acquisition.