Divestment of Glud & Marstrand

Glud Marstrand
Jul 2011
Deal Value:
Not disclosed
Private auction

The private equity fund AAC Capital Partners is a leading Northern European mid-market buyout firm with a regional footprint. With teams on the ground in Amsterdam, London and Stockholm, AAC Capital Partners lead buyouts within the EUR 50-500 million deal range in the consumer, industrial and services sectors.Glud & Marstrand is a leading manufacturer of metal packaging focused on the food end-use markets. The Group realised a turnover of DKK 1.7 billion in 2010 and an adjusted EBITDA of DKK 173 million.
The acquirer, Envases Universales de Mexico, is a family owned packaging producer with strongholds in South America and headquarters in Mexico City. The combination of Glud & Marstrand and Envases Universales will result in combined entity with at turnover exceeding EUR 900 million and a global footprint.
The divestment was arranged as a structured auction process with potential buyers from Europe, USA, Asia-Pacific and South America.