Berlin, Germany, December 20, 2017 – Dübbers Management & Consult GmbH signed a definitive agreement to sell 100% of its ownership in Schleicher Beteiligungs GmbH, a global leader in the development, manufacturing, and services of high-tech automation controlling systems and safety relays, to Rojek Intelligent Technology, a Zhejiang, China based technology company. E. J. McKay acts as the exclusive financial advisor to Schleicher and its controlling shareholder Dübbers Management & Consult GmbH in the transaction.
James Li, Chairman of E. J. McKay, commented, “We are pleased to be able to act as the exclusive financial advisor to Schleicher and Dübbers. The transaction is another example of E. J. McKay’s expertise in the advanced manufacturing, automation and Industrial 4.0 verticals, and demonstrates our deep global relationships and creativity in finding financial solutions in China.”
Sven Dübbers, representing the shareholders of Schleicher Beteiligungs GmbH, said, “E. J. McKay has worked seamlessly with our team in this strategic transaction, and helped us realize our shareholder’s value. We are very pleased with this partnership”.
Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Schleicher is a global leader in the development, manufacturing, and services of high-tech industrial automation controlling systems and safety relays. Schleicher’s technology represents best of its class in the Computer Numerical Control (CNC) equipment and robotics industries with vast applications. Schleicher has its main operations in Germany, and has customers in Europe, North America, and Asia.
Yuyao, Zhejiang Province based Rojek Group develops, manufactures, and sells smart drives, industrial robots, automation equipment, and related integrated technical solutions.
About E. J. McKay
E. J. McKay is a Shanghai-based investment banking group specialized in structuring complex cross-border mergers & acquisitions, strategic partnerships, corporate finance and merchant banking transactions. Through its offices and strategic partnerships, the firm is present and active in major financial centers around the world. E. J. McKay has dedicated focus on China, and advises transactions both inbound and outbound, representing clients both local and multinational.