Triton completes acquisition of WernerCo

24.07.2017

Schaffhausen (Switzerland)/Greenville, PA (United States of America)/Frankfurt (Germany), 24 July 2017 - Funds advised by Triton ("Triton") have completed today the acquisition of WernerCo, a fully integrated, international manufacturer and distributor of access products, fall protection equipment, secure storage systems and light duty construction equipment. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.

About WernerCo

WernerCo is a privately owned, fully-integrated, international manufacturer and distributor of access products, fall protection equipment, secure storage systems and light duty construction equipment. Its portfolio of industry leading brands include Werner, KNAACK®, WEATHER GUARD®, Youngman®, BoSS®, Centaure, Duarib, Haemmerlin and Bailey. WernerCo has manufacturing, warehousing, sales, distribution and office facilities in the United States, Australia, Canada, China, France, Hungary, Mexico, Philippines, Vietnam and the United Kingdom. Werner’s global headquarters are in Schaffhausen, Switzerland and its US headquarters are in Greenville, Pennsylvania.

For further information: www.wernerworldwide.com

About Triton

The Triton funds invest in and support the positive development of medium-sized businesses headquartered in Europe, focusing on businesses in the Industrial, Business Services and Consumer/Health sectors.

Triton seeks to contribute to the building of better businesses for the longer term. Triton and its executives wish to be agents of positive change towards sustainable operational improvements and growth. The 31 companies currently in Triton's portfolio have combined sales of around €14.8 billion and around 90,000 employees.

The Triton funds are advised by dedicated teams of professionals based in Germany, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States, China, Luxembourg and Jersey.

For further information: www.triton-partners.com

Press Contacts

Triton
Marcus Brans
WernerCo
Marquita Kordes