Cowen acted as exclusive debt advisor to EMS MED TEC GmbH (“EMS“) on a comprehensive expansion of its debt capital structure. Besides the repayment of existing debt facilities, further capital was raised to simultaneously fund two additional add-on acquisitions. Both add-ons support EMS’ successful growth strategy and further expand its service offering along the value chain as a full-service provider for electronic manufacturing services. The financing structure includes supplementary committed capital to provide flexibility with respect to continuation of the successful buy-and-build strategy. The transaction closed mid of July 2022.
EMS is a leading platform providing electronic manufacturing services to clients in highly attractive end markets with longstanding experience in medical technologies and diagnostics.
EMS is a full-service provider for electronic manufacturing services for the “German Mittelstand” with strong focus on medical technology. The group combines decades of know-how in developing and manufacturing customer specific EMS solutions and assembly units. EOS has been invested in the platform since 2019 and pursues a targeted buy-and-build strategy.
EOS is a long-term oriented private equity firm investing in midcap companies in the DACH region and taking a multidisciplinary approach to accelerate growth and increase efficiency. EOS develops category leaders with high competitiveness by providing industry expertise, strategic and operational know-how, access to a vast network, and flexible capital. EOS strives to establish best practices that strengthen its portfolio companies and last well beyond its investment period.