Atlantic Engineering acquired by A group of investors
Atlantic Engineering, located in Nevele, was sold via an Earn Deal to a group of strategic investors. The owners Franck Velghe and his wife Viviane Vanderlinden sold the company to a group of investors and re-enter the company themselves.
VDP advised the sellers and investors and took charge of the complete set-up of the deal: acquisition financing, supervision of the Vendor Due Diligence, set-up of the acquisition structure, drawing up and elaboration of contracts, implementation of a corporate governance policy.
Atlantic Engineering’s clients, all active in the food industry, are looking for dosing solutions with an emphasis on hygienic design, safety and cost reducing processes. Atlantic Engineering responses to their needs with innovative machines, that are flexible, easy to operate and require minimal downtime for cleaning or maintenance. Atlantic Engineering has the required expertise to guide the customer in the right configuration of his dosing machine. The nature of the product to be dosed, the production line, packaging and desired dosing aspect play an important role.
After a customer-oriented project analysis, Atlantic Engineering determines the most flexible machine configuration. Through this close cooperation, an optimal result is achieved. A permanent team is responsible for the construction and the after-sales services of the machine.
For more information, see: www.atlantic-engineering.be
A group of investors
VDP stands for Value Driven People (VDP), is a leading Belgian corporate finance boutique that was founded in 1995. VDP has been successfully assisting its clients, companies and their current and future shareholders, in corporate finance projects such as: mergers & acquisitions, buy-outs and divestitures; public and private placements; financial and strategic advice. More specifically, we have been guiding companies through all stages of their growth path. VDPs expertise is based on a firm grasp on all the knowledge areas of corporate finance and years of experience in a wide range of industries and projects. The heart of our services is a personal and professional approach with a strong focus on result.