Advised on Sale of Company


Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH

German Family Office Germany

Acquired 100% of shares


Engineering Germany

Advised ERICHSEN GmbH & Co. KG on its sale to Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH, German Family Office

Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH, Kiel, has acquired all shares in the German engineering-group led by ERICHSEN Beteiligungs GmbH, Hemer, with its subsidiaries in Germany and France. Funds managed by BPE Unternehmensbeteiligungen G.m.b.H., Hamburg, have divested their shares in ERICHSEN Group, which BPE acquired in 2007 together with the management.

ERICHSEN GmbH & Co. KG, Hemer, Germany

ERICHSEN is specialized in the development, design and production of high end measuring and testing machines and equipment. In the course of over 100 years ERICHSEN has become a pioneer and the world’s leading manufacturer in the fields of Sheet Metal Testing, Surface Testing, Corrosion Testing and Materials Testing. ERICHSEN is a globally operating company with a production site in Hemer, North Rhine-Westfalia, a diversified customer & supplier base and a sales organisation comprising 80 locations worldwide.

Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH, Kiel, Germany

German Family Office.

BPE Unternehmensbeteiligungen G.m.b.H., Hamburg, Germany

BPE is an independent Hamburg based private equity company focused on mid-market management buy-outs.


IMAP initiated the transaction on behalf of the shareholders of ERICHSEN and handled the process in all its phases.