The Sino-French (SME) Fund II of Cathay Capital Private Equity (“Cathay Capital”) acquires shares in medifa healthcare group (“medifa”), a portfolio company of the Hohnhaus & Jansenberger Group (“H&J Group”). With this investment, Cathay Capital will actively support the further growth of the company, in particular its expansion and acquisition objectives.
Quarton, a Cowen Company acted as exclusive M&A advisor to the H&J Group on this transaction, successfully completing its fourth healthcare transaction this year.
The Hohnhaus & Jansenberger Group with headquarters in Munich, Germany, is a medium-sized industrial group with a focus on gastronomy equipment, medical technology and stainless steel processing. For more information, please visit www.hohnhaus-jansenberger.com.
Cathay Capital Private Equity is a leading international private equity firm focused on cross-border investment and committed to supporting the international expansion of middle-market companies in North America, China and Europe. The firm’s team of nearly 90 professionals is based in New York, Shanghai, Beijing, Paris, Munich, San Francisco and Tel Aviv and leverages its unique business model and platform to create value for companies across three continents. With more than €2.8 billion in assets under management, Cathay Capital Private Equity has completed over 100 buyouts and growth capital investments across three continents since its inception in 2007. Cathay Capital Private Equity invests in and assists middle-market companies in the consumer goods and services, healthcare, business services and technology industries. For more information, please visit www.cathay.fr.
medifa is an owner-managed and globally active medical technology company, which also includes one of the largest German OEM suppliers in the medical technology sector. The product and service portfolio covers the complete range of modular wall, door and ceiling systems (RooSy®: Room Systems), mobile operating tables and accessories, as well as examination chairs for gynaecology, urology and proctology. The group includes medifa GmbH & Co. KG (Finnentrop), medifa hygienic rooms GmbH (Ötigheim) and medifa metall und medizintechnik GmbH (Rastatt). medifa employs around 350 people. For more information, please visit www.medifa.com.