Krumbach, 27 October 2020.

Meerbusch-based consultancy firm starkpartners  was appointed by the provisional insolvency administrator of Hans Lingl Anlagenbau und Verfahrenstechnik GmbH & Co. KG, Dipl.-Kfm. Arndt Geiwitz from the law firm SGP Schneider Geiwitz, to lead the investor process for the company.

Lingl is one of the internationally leading manufacturers of machines and plants in the fields of coarse pottery, sanitary and technical ceramics, wood processing as well as automation and robotics. The company currently employs about 400 people. Lingl is represented worldwide by more than 30 subsidiaries, sales partners and licensees. In 2019 the turnover of the Swabian company was about 72 million euros. The Lingl subsidiary SMB Maschinenbau GmbH & Co.KG has also filed for bankruptcy and is part of the distressed M&A process along with the other solvent subsidiaries.

starkpartners is a corporate finance consulting firm managed in partnership and headquartered in Meerbusch near Düsseldorf. Since 1995, starkpartners has been advising medium-sized companies and fast-growing technology firms in special situations. In the area of distressed M&A, starkpartners works in close coordination with shareholders and insolvency administrators or trustees, always under the greatest time pressure to sell individual parts of companies or entire businesses to investors, thus enabling and facilitating their continuation and safeguarding essential jobs.

Party to the proceedings:

SGP Schneider Geiwitz: Arndt Geiwitz (provisional insolvency administrator), Lawyer Christian Plail,

Peter Wieland (SGP M&A)

Managing Director: Alexander Kögel

starkpartners : Thorsten Stark (Senior Partner), David Kremer (Partner)