Equistone
Hornschuch

From: 08/2016

Logo Hornschuch<br>
Industry:

PVC and plastics processing

Type of business:

Manufacturer of sheeting, high-tech synthetics, and imitation leather; founded in 1898

Products:

Self-adhesive sheeting, transparent sheeting for glass and mirror surfaces, table coverings and table sets, borders and wallpaper, floor coverings, imitation leather for upholstery, fashion articles; brands: dc-fix, skai

Employees:

over 1,250 worldwide

Initial investment:

05/2008

Shareholding:

EPE 80 %, management 20 %

Sales:

approx. € 410 million in 2015

Deal type:

Tertiary Buy-Out

Investment strategy:

continued strengthening of the business by organic growth and add-on acquisitions in Europe

Management team:

Rolf J. Gemmersdörfer, Dr. Hans-Hinrich Kruse, Roger H. Liebel, Jens Kleine, Lothar Machule

Equistone team:

Michael H. Bork, Stefan Maser

Press releases:

21 Oct 2016

Equistone sells Hornschuch to Continental

 

04 Apr 2013
Hornschuch purchases the coating specialist ERA

 

23 Mar 2010

Hornschuch and O’Sullivan Films are joining forces to accelerate the realization of growth opportunities

Website:

www.hornschuch.com

Add-on acquisitions:

2013
era Beschichtung (Apr)

2010
O'Sullivan Films, Inc. (Mar)

2009
kek-Kaschierungen GmbH (Nov)