Operando Partners, together with Aluca’s management and other investors, has acquired a majority stake in Aluca GmbH, a system service provider of premium vehicle equipment. The medium-sized company, founded in 1993 in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, develops and builds customized lightweight solutions for installations in commercial vehicles of renowned manufacturers.
Christian Breuer, Managing Partner of Operando: “Aluca’s business model and existing operational improvement potential are an ideal match for Operando’s competencies. We are pleased to accompany and actively develop the company in partnership with the existing management team in the coming years.”
Aluca employs 180 people at its production site in Rosengarten as well as at its sales stations in German cities Berlin, Braunschweig, Munich and Olpe. The group also includes the two subsidiaries Aluca Benelux B.V. and Aluca Austria GmbH. The company exports to more than 20 European countries through its direct sales force as well as through a broad competent partner network.