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KLINGEL
Medical Metal

Employees
600+
Manufacturing Sites
5
CNC Machines
200
Status
Current
Country
Germany
Sector
Healthcare
Entry
Jul-18
Fund
IK VIII

Leading German contract manufacturer of complex, high-precision machined metal components

KLINGEL medical metal is a leading independent contract manufacturer of high-precision, hard-to-machine parts made from titanium and high-grade types of stainless steel.

The Company operates a vertically integrated business model with in-house capabilities spanning the entire production value chain from design to manufacture to final packaging with a strategic focus on medical technology. It has gained a reputation for uncompromising quality.

The majority investment was acquired from Halder in July 2018.

What Attracted Us to the Business

  • Resilient and growing underlying market
  • Strong track record with solid core business
  • Fragmented market with significant buy-and-build potential
  • Good reputation for quality and technological excellence

Our Value Creation Strategy

We are working alongside management to:

  • Increase organic growth with existing and new customers;
  • Develop growth with new MedTech customers;
  • Drive market consolidation through targeted mergers and acquisitions activity;
  • Further optimise as well as automate operations; and
  • Expand into new geographies.

“IK has a genuine understanding of the contract manufacturing organisation market and shares our international growth strategy. With their support, we will continue contributing to our customers’ success by offering real added value to their end consumers.”

– Ralf Petrawitz, Chief Executive Officer

Investment Team

Anders Petersson

Managing Partner, Healthcare Sector Lead
Hamburg

Mirko Jablonsky

Partner
Hamburg

Alexander Dokters

Director
Hamburg

Adrian Tanski

Director
Hamburg