MAAS Baustoffe GmbH obtains a new owner. As part of MAAS Group's insolvency proceedings, the building materials trade with its ten sites has been sold to MAAS Bauzentrum GmbH: This acquiring company consists of a group of strategic investors and the Maas family, which was able to prevail among five prospective buyers in a bidding process.
The purchase agreement was signed on January 29, and the transfer of the entire business operations with around 130 employees including the previous management is scheduled for May of this year. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.
At the end of August 2017, the MAAS Group from Ilshofen-Eckartshausen (Baden-Württemberg) filed for insolvency proceedings with the Heilbronn District Court. This also affected the profitable building materials trade MAAS Baustoffe, which generates an annual sales volume of around EUR 35 million. The restructuring process was accompanied by the consulting firm Buchalik Brömmekamp, Michael Pluta, Managing Director of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH, acted as trustee.
On April 1, 2018, two new partners joined IMAP in Germany: Michael Knoll (53) and Marco Strogusch (43).
Dr. Burkhard Weber joined the partners group of IMAP in Germany as of March 1, 2018 as co-head Industrials with specialist expertise in machinery and plant engineering, capital goods, building products as well as pulp & paper.