VDM Metals

VDM, acquired from ThyssenKrupp AG, is the market leader in Europe and the second largest manufacturer of high quality nickel alloys. Fields of application are aerospace, energy and environmental engineering, oil and gas, chemical process industry and automotive. VDM has six production facilities in Germany, two locations in the USA and distributes its products worldwide. The company employed 2,000 people in 2014 and generated sales of € 1.1 billion.

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Business Proposition

Production and distribution of high quality nickel and titanium alloys

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“In Lindsay Goldberg an investor has been found who will push on with the already initiated restructuring and realignment of VDM.”

ThyssenKrupp AG, Communications (2015)