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Recent Transactions

Felten Group acquired by MPDV Group

July 2019

GHz Partners advises shareholders of Felten Group on its divestiture to MPDV Group

GHz Partners is pleased to announce that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to the shareholders of Felten Group on its divestiture to MPDV Group. MPDV Group, a market leader for IT solutions for the Smart Factory in the field of discrete production acquired Felten Group, a leading provider of MES (Manufacturing Execution System) software for the process industry in Germany. Felten Group has market leadership position in the process industry, in particular- cosmetics, flavour & fragrance, food, pharma and chemicals. With locations in Germany and Luxembourg, Felten Group has implemented production management projects in around three dozen countries around the world. Including Felten Group, the MPDV Group currently employs around 500 people at 15 locations worldwide and records group sales of over 67 million Euros. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

prudsys AG acquired by GK Software AG

January 2018

GHz Partners advises GK Software AG on its majority investment in prudsys AG

GHz Partners is pleased to announce that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to GK Software AG on its majority investment in prudsys AG. GK Software AG, one of Europe’s leading technology developers and providers of standard software for the retail sector, acquired a majority stake in Chemnitz based prudsys AG. prudsys AG offers Artificial Intelligence enabled omni-channel personalization software for the retail sector, interlinking customer loyalty, marketing automation and dynamic pricing to maximize customer value across all channels. Prudsys’ customers include leading retailers such as babywalz, bonprix, Conrad, Coop, Douglas, Klingel, Otto, Obi, SportScheck, Thalia and Würth. The company is listed as a “Representative Vendor” in the Gartner Market Guide for Digital Personalization Engines.