Triton completes the acquisition of a majority share in Unica


Frankfurt (Germany)/Hoevelaken (the Netherlands), 10 October 2017 - Funds advised by Triton ("Triton") have completed the acquisition of a majority share in Unica, a leading provider of comprehensive and sustainable technological solutions for safety, comfort, sustainable energy and IT & communication in the Netherlands. This transaction was in collaboration with the founder family van Vliet, who will remain as an anchor investor. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

“Unica is a great company with an impressive growth profile and we are looking forward to partner with the van Vliet family and management in an effort to further grow the firm. We fully support the management team lead by John Quist, CEO, and Bert Moser, CFO, and their business plan. Our main goal will be a sustainable development in the Netherlands whilst preserving the special Unica culture,” said Luc Hendriks, Advisor to the Triton Funds.

About Unica

Founded in 1933, Unica is leading technology provider in the Netherlands. It offers clients comprehensive and sustainable technological solutions for safety, comfort, sustainable energy and IT & communication. Tailor-made solutions with tangible results: cost savings together with a smaller carbon footprint. Headquarter in Hoevelaken, Unica employs approximately 2,000 people over 14 offices, 3 regional project-management companies and through 10 specialised companies.

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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 €14.5 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.

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