Ethica Group, with the Debt advisory team, assisted Mandarin capital partners in the acquisition of the majority stake in Selematic, a company active in the production of secondary and tertiary packaging machinery, formerly controlled by the Vertis SGR fund.
In particular, Ethica acted as financial advisor to Mandarin Capital Partners in the structuring of the financing of the transaction, underwritten by Unicredit.
Founded in Eboli in 1987, Selematic is one of the main Italian companies operating in the field of design and production of automatic machines for packaging and secondary packaging, in particular for the food sector – with a focus on pasta – and for disposable products. In 2021 Selematic will record more than 50% of its revenues abroad.
Mandarin Capital Partners, Private Equity specialized in Italian mid-market investments with a focus on exports, has developed a deep experience in the field of internationalization processes, also thanks to a team present in Europe and Asia and offices in Luxembourg, Milan and Shanghai.