Sector: Food ingredients
Deal type: M&A
Deal value: N/D
Ambienta SGR (“Ambienta”) recently completed the acquisition of AromataGroup (“Aromata”).
Ambienta SGR, Europe’s largest sustainability focused Private Equity investor, announces the acquisition of AromataGroup, a leading manufacturer of natural flavors and colors for applications in the food and beverage, pharma, nutraceutical and cosmetics industries.
Ambienta operating out of Milan, Düsseldorf and London, is focused on industrial growth investing in companies driven by environmental trends. With funds under management of over €1 billion, the world’s largest capital pool for this strategy, Ambienta has completed twenty-eight investments to date throughout Europe in the areas of resource efficiency and pollution control. Ambienta contributes actively to the development of its portfolio companies, offering industrial and managerial expertise and global connectivity.
AromataGroup, headquartered in Bresso, is a leading manufacturer of natural flavours and coloursfor applications in the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and cosmetics industries. Launched in 2011, now it includes the acquisition and integration of 4 companies for a total of €30 million in revenue in 2018; it currently operates three plants in Northern Italy, serves 1,200 customers across 50 countries and employs 120 people.