Private equity firm Trilantic Europe has successfully acquired a 60% stake in Aerocompact Group, a leading solar mounting solutions provider. This strategic investment is poised to propel Aerocompact's international growth plan, capitalizing on its robust momentum and the high quality of its solar mounting solutions.
Founder Mathias Muther will retain a significant 40% stake in the company through his private foundation, ensuring continued alignment with the company's vision. The infusion of capital from Trilantic Europe positions Aerocompact with a resilient and flexible financial structure, enabling strategic investments to support future growth initiatives.
The transaction, which awaits regulatory approval, is expected to provide Aerocompact with the means to expand its international market presence and explore potential acquisitions.
Mathias Muther expressed optimism about the partnership, stating, “Thanks to the international reach of our new shareholder Trilantic Europe, both in the renewable energy sector and in the capital market, we can pursue this goal with full vigour. We are very pleased about this extremely positive milestone for our company.”
Vittorio Pignatti-Morano, Chairman of Trilantic Europe, conveyed confidence in the partnership, highlighting Aerocompact's impressive solar mounting solutions, its growth trajectory in current markets, and the collective vision of the team.
Pignatti-Morano stated, “Through our partnership with AEROCOMPACT, we are confident we can accelerate growth even further and create a truly international champion in the solar mounting space, while also delivering on our investment sustainability commitments.”