EQUITA assisted Automa

K Finance - Mid-market M&A advisory
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Sipa acquired all of Automa's blow molding machine manufacturing (ISBM) business.

K Finance acted as financial advisor to Automa.

The transaction in a nutshell

2014 11 Tombstone Automa SIPA

This acquisition will enable SIPA to expand its offerings to "single-stage" ISBM systems.

Client:
Automa
Date:
November 2014
Mandate:
Sipa bought all of Automa's assets
Role:
Financial Advisor
Value:
Undisclosed
Typology:
M&A advisory
Advisor:
EQUITA Mid Cap Advisory

The company

Automa Spa founded in 1972, is a company specializing in the design and manufacture of extrusion-continuous blow molding machines for the production of special plastic containers for the food, chemical, pharmaceutical and personal care industries. It operates through four different divisions: production of extrusion blow molding machines (HDPE), production of blow molding machines (PET), production of electric modular blow molding machines (Synthesi), and after-sales and maintenance services (Service).

SIPA is a leading Italian company in complete production lines, with a turnover of nearly 200 million euros. This acquisition will allow SIPA to expand its offering to "single-stage" ISBM systems.