In-tech GmbH acquires Ruetz System Solutions GmbH
Transfer Partners advised the shareholders of Ruetz System Solutions GmbH from Munich on the sale of its shares to in-tech GmbH, backed by Deutsche Beteiligungs AG (DBAG), in Munich.
Ruetz System Solutions specializes in in-vehicle data communications and is regarded as a competent technology partner for in-car networking. The company serves a high-profile customer base with longstanding relationships to automotive OEMs. Customers highly appreciate the reliability, experience and high-tech competence in the area of digitization in the vehicle and the development of future vehicle architectures.
The motivation for a transaction was largely to secure future growth as part of an established, strategic group with high expertise in the automotive environment. The acquisition of Ruetz System Solutions is part of in-tech's strategy, intending to grow in the areas of in-vehicle software, electromobility and autonomous driving, and to quadruple its sales over the next five years.
in-tech develops innovative solutions for automotive and smart mobility with the aim of designing the mobility of the future. With more than 20 locations and 1.700 employees worldwide, in-tech is one of the market leaders in this future-proof segment.
Transfer Partners’ mandate covered the entire divestiture process including the preparation of transaction-related documents, the identification and approach of suitable candidates/prospective buyers, due diligence management and the support in the final negotiations up until signing.