A leading German manufacturer of windows and doors

Weru was acquired by Triton Fund I in November 1999

Weru is a leading German manufacturer of windows and doors and has been a driver for window innovation since its foundation in 1843. The company produces and markets windows and front doors for the premium residential market. Triton acquired Weru from Caradon PLC, a UK conglomerate.

Realisation

Triton sold Weru to H.I.G. Capital in January 2014.

At a glance
Country
Germany
Fund
TRITON I
Investment date
November 1999
Realised
January 2014
Sector
Industrials
Company website
Key events since Triton's investment
  • Undertook major cost restructuring programme
  • The product range underwent a complete overhaul and a new window system was launched
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