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June 27, 2018 | News

HQ Capital Gives Back in Hong Kong

  • HQ Capital team helps save food, which would otherwise be discarded, to feed underprivileged community in Hong Kong with local charity, Food Angel

June 13, 2018 | Press Release

HQ Equita acquires the leading packaging machine manufacturers FAWEMA and HDG (Steindl Group) and establishes The Packaging Group

  • The Packaging Group (“TPG”) is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-quality packaging machines, particularly for packaging food in various types of paper or plastic bags
  • Through organic growth and acquisitions, TPG will be developed into a globally active platform in the packaging machinery market
  • The owners of the newly founded holding company combine operational expertise, a broad, strategic industrial network and the necessary financial strength
  • This transaction underpins HQ Equita‘s extensive experience in the packaging machinery industry
  • Peter Steindl reinvests significantly; Friedbert Klefenz also invests

May 2, 2018 | Press Release

HQ Capital successfully closes secondary funds ASF IV and AASF

  • ASF IV holds final close at US$503 million, AASF at US$250 million hard cap
  • Both funds were oversubscribed, reflecting continued strong market interest in secondary investments and in HQ Capital’s strategic approach
  • Fund closings strengthen HQ Capital’s position as a leading, independent manager of alternative investments

April 5, 2018 | Press Release

HQ Equita sells MEN Gruppe to DBAG Fund VII advised by Deutsche Beteiligungs AG

  • Sale as part of a merger of MEN Gruppe with duagon Holding AG
  • Successful internationalization of MEN under HQ Equita ownership
  • Investments in the setup of organizational structures in sales, production, IT and finance
  • duagon as an ideal strategic partner for MEN’s further development

February 7, 2018 | Press Release

HQ Capital Advisory Board commences duties

  • Bernd Franken, Jochen Herwig, Eberhard Vetter and Prof. Dr. Reinhard Pöllath appointed to Advisory Board
  • Committee to advise HQ Capital Group on all matters related to business and market development, as well as on the further development of products and services
  • Jochen Herwig elected as Chairman

November 8, 2017 | Press Release

Haniel acquires leading manufacturer of packaging machines ROVEMA

Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH (Haniel) signed a contract on 24 October 2017 for the complete acquisition of ROVEMA. Haniel intends to acquire ROVEMA from the German financial investors Equita GmbH & Co. Holding KGaA and Equita GmbH & Co. CoVest KGaA (hereinafter referred to as “HQ Equita”) and from the CEO of the company, Thomas Becker.

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