Mergers, Acquisitions & Exits

  • Interior Technology Services

    Interior Technology Services gets new owner


    Interior Technology Services (ITS) of the Netherlands has sold its US operations and the new owner is looking to expand operations.

  • Moonen Yachts The Netherlands

    Moonen Yachts under Australian ownership


    Moonen Yachts, the Dutch superyacht builder that went bankrupt this summer , says Matthew and Louise Baxter of Australia are its new owners, replacing Mexican steel giant Altos Hornos de Mexico (AHMSA).

  • lewmar-mets

    Lippert completes Lewmar takeover


    The £33m-plus acquisition of UK marine equipment manufacturer and supplier Lewmar Marine by its US competitor, Lippert Components, has now been completed. Four new American directors were appointed on August 1, as revealed by a Lewmar Ltd’s filing with Companies House, the UK business register, today.

  • Twin Disc’s new 39,000sq ft North American Aftermarket Distribution Centre opened on May 14 and is expected to be fully operational by June

    Twin Disc acquires Veth Propulsion


    US-based Twin Disc, maker of transmission, propulsion, steering and other systems for marine and other sectors, has acquired family-owned Veth Propulsion of the Netherlands.

  • BRP Telwater

    BRP’s Telwater acquisition completes the perfect strategic, philosophical marriage


    BRP’s purchase of the iconic Australian boat and trailer builder, Telwater, completes what both sides of the transaction look at as “the perfect marriage”.

  • Inmarsat-Constellation-ibi

    Inmarsat buyers provide assurances to UK government


    Following the news that the proposed $6bn acquisition of the satellite communications group, Inmarsat, had been referred to the UK Competitions Markets Authority (CMA) for clearance, the buying consortium has given reassurances to the UK government about its future commitments to the UK.

  • Inmarsat-Constellation-ibi

    Inmarsat takeover referred to UK competition authority


    The takeover offer for global satellite communications firm Inmarsat has been referred to the UK Competition and Markets Authority on the grounds that the deal, which involves taking the company private, may have national security implications.

  • Fawcett Boat Supplies

    Annapolis Inflatables sold


    Two long-time Annapolis, Maryland marine businesses will be combining forces now that Fawcett Boat Supplies has completed its acquisition of Annapolis Inflatables (AI).

  • Invincible Boats

    EagleTree Capital acquires Invincible Boat Company


    New York-based private equity firm EagleTree Capital has acquired a majority stake in Invincible Boat Compan

  • Giovanni Pomati - Nautor's Swan

    Nautor’s Swan Palma merges with Spanish refit firm


    Nautor’s Swan Palma has merged with EMV Marine, the group’s authorised service and refit partner in Spain.