KSG Leiterplatten GmbH has acquired 100% of the shares of the Austrian company Häusermann GmbH with effect as of June 30, 2017.
Quarton acted on this transaction as the exclusive advisor to KSG Leiterplatten GmbH. The terms of the transaction are subject to confidentiality.
Häusermann and KSG are among the most successful companies in the European electronic circuit board industry. Margret Gleiniger, Managing Director of KSG, is convinced that through the merger, forces can be combined and the rising demand can be met much faster. As a group, they expect to address the technological challenges of the future even better, and support the growth of their customers as a strategic partner.
KSG Leiterplatten GmbH, headquartered in Saxony, produces electronic circuit boards from sample to series. KSG looks back on nearly 140 years of company history, 60 years of experience in the production of circuit boards, and now employs 730 people. For the year 2017, revenues of approx. EUR 95m are planned. According to internal data, KSG is the 3rd largest circuit board manufacturer in Germany.
Häusermann GmbH, headquartered in Lower Austria, produces high-tech electronic circuit boards and input systems. The company has a 110-year history and employs around 200 people and generated more than EUR 27m of revenue at the Austrian Gars am Kamp site in 2016. Häusermann is also well known for the patented HSMtec technology.