Heitkamp & Thumann Group sold Westfalia Metal Hoses Group to Hamaton Automotive Technologies

HSCie advised the Heitkamp & Thumann Group

Westfalia Metal Hoses Group
Westfalia Metal Hoses Group headquartered in Hilchenbach with plants in Germany, Czech Republic, USA and China, is a manufacturer of complex components for exhaust systems for commercial vehicles. With its patented gas tight metal hoses the company offers globally a uniquely flexible decoupling element for large trucks. With about 500 employees worldwide the Group generates total sales of approx. € 70 million. See also www.westfalia-mh.com

Hamaton Automotive Technology Company
Hamaton Automotive Technology, a Shenzhen Stock Exchange listed company based in Hangzhou, China, develops, manufactures and sells tire valves and tire pressure measurement systems (TPMS) for the automotive and commercial vehicles industry. See also www.hamaton.com

Heitkamp & Thumann Group
The Heitkamp & Thumann Group, based in Düsseldorf with manufacturing operations in several countries around the globe including in the US, Singapore and China, is a leading global partner for the development and supply of world class precision formed components in both metal and plastic. The family owned group manufactures deep drawn metal containers for consumer batteries and for rechargeable batteries. With its H&T Presspart business it is a specialist in the market for drug delivery systems. The business unit Westfalia Metal Components produces seat parts as well as body and chassis components and assemblies for the automotive industry. See also www.ht-group.com


Hübner Schlösser & Cie (HSCie) exclusively advised Heitkamp & Thumann in the entire transaction process. This includes research and approach of potential investors, among which the identification and interest generation of Hamaton Automotive Technologies in China, the preparation and organization of the extensive due diligence examinations with more than 75 participating advisors of the buyer in the four different jurisdictions of the Westfalia Metal Hoses Group´s companies and plants, and supporting and conducting the negotiations of key terms of transaction process and final share acquisition agreements.

About HSCie

Hübner Schlösser & Cie is an internationally active, independent corporate finance advisory firm based in Munich. In recent years, HSCie has handled more than 160 transactions in various sectors with a total volume of over € 17 billion. HSCie is one of the leading advisory firms for medium sized transactions in Germany.

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