Fidelium Partners has acquired Mühlhoff Umformtechnik GmbH (“Mühlhoff”) from the owning family.

Founded in 1832, Mühlhoff manufacturers complex formed parts and components for the automotive industry. The customer base includes almost all notable car manufacturers such as BMW, Daimler, Ford, Volvo, VW, etc. and their respective suppliers globally. Customers appreciate the high degree of reliability and competence.

The parts and components are used in the bodyshells, chassis, powertrains and frames. Around 40,000 tons of steel, aluminum and stainless steel are processed each year. State-of-the-art forming and joining technologies alongside more than 400 qualified employees ensure absolute precision and adherence to the highest quality standards.

In both internal collaboration as well as with external business partners, Mühlhoff stands for values and guiding principles including customer focus, responsibility, sustainability, competence and reliability. These create the connection to Fidelium. “We look forward to joining the management and workforce on the initiated growth path, and sustainably developing the company further.” commented Dominik Beck, Managing Partner at Fidelium.

Mühlhoff Umformtechnik GmbH’s employees view the future cooperation with their new partner positively. “I am proud of what we have achieved, especially in the past years and how engaged the workforce has been. We must however, constantly change and adapt. Accordingly, the takeover by Fidelium Partners is the right step for the future development of the company.” Added Matthias Stockmans, Director at Mühlhoff.

About Fidelium Partners

Fidelium is an internationally oriented private equity firm backed by a number of German business families. Long-term assets of EUR 103 million are available for acquisitions, follow-on investments, and add-ons. Unlike most financial sponsors, we invest in companies that are currently facing significant operational challenges. Growth and stable cash flows are our goal, but rarely in place already. Our objective is to improve the business and secure its long-term growth. Hereby, we focus on the acquisition and development of companies with significant value-creation potential, that can benefit from our operational engagement.