October 2, 2019
GCA advises Aptiv PLC on its announced acquisition of gabocom
We are pleased to announce that our client, Aptiv PLC (“Aptiv”), a global technology company enabling the future of mobility, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire gabo Systemtechnik GmbH (“gabocom”) from funds managed by Bregal Unternehmerkapital for approximately $310 million.
Based in Germany, gabocom is a leading provider of highly engineered, high-quality cable management and protection solutions for the telecommunications industry. With approximately $100 million in revenue, gabocom further builds upon Aptiv’s cable management portfolio.
The transaction is subject to regulatory approval and other customary closing conditions and is expected to close by the end of 2019. Upon completion of the transaction, gabocom will become a part of HellermannTyton, a business unit of Aptiv’s Signal and Power Solutions segment.
GCA is serving as exclusive financial advisor to Aptiv in connection with this transaction.