August 11, 2021
Industrials and Industrial Technology
Debt advisory, Refinancing
GCA Altium advises Pumpenfabrik Wangen on a recapitalisation
GCA Altium acted as exclusive debt advisor to Pumpenfabrik Wangen, a specialist pump manufacturer, on a recapitalisation with more flexibility and attractive financing terms.
Founded in 1969, Pumpenfabrik Wangen is a specialist pump manufacturer for highly viscous and abrasive materials with a focus on progressing cavity and twin screw pumps. The company is headquartered in Wangen im Allgäu, Germany, and has around 250 full time employees.
Since 2017, Pumpenfabrik Wangen has been a portfolio company of Silverfleet Capital and several growth measures have been successfully implemented since then, such as the strengthening of the hygienic pump segment and the acquisition of the hygienic pump business of Knoll.
GCA Altium advised Pumpenfabrik Wangen on a tailored financing package that will support the successful growth strategy of the group, and provided debt advice on all commercial aspects of the financing transaction that helped Pumpenfabrik Wangen to secure a competitive financing package with attractive terms.
The transaction closed in July 2021.