MCF advises Peter Oppermann on the sale of a majority stake in Oppermann & Fuss GmbH and OF Mietpark GmbH & Co. KG (together “O&F”) to Bencis Capital
Bencis Capital, an independent private equity investment firm, has purchased a majority stake in the specialised retailer and provider of rental equipment, O&F.
Founded in 1977, O&F is a leading specialised retailer and provider of rental equipment and aftermarket services for crushing and screening machines in Germany. The machines sold, rented out and serviced by O&F are mainly used in the recycling process of construction material and thus, have an impact on fulfilling recycling quotas and reducing overall landfill.
By joining forces with Bencis Capital, O&F can use its leading position and market tailwinds to accelerate its development via international expansion, increasing its customer offering and pursuing strategic buy-and-build opportunities.
This transaction highlights the success of MCF’s Business Services team and demonstrates their ability to resolve the succession of family-owned companies and enable a seamless transition towards Private Equity ownership.
Bencis is an independent private equity investment firm supporting companies in accelerating their growth plans organically and through acquisitions. With its strong network and proven buy-and-build track record, Bencis is well-positioned to support O&F’s future growth. The transaction will accelerate O&F’s development via international expansion, increasing its customer offering and pursuing strategic buy-and-build. Peter Oppermann will remain in the company as a significant shareholder and will continue to support the group in its strategic development.
Founded in 1979, Oppermann & Fuss is a family business headquartered in Quickborn, Schleswig-Holstein. The company operates as a specialised retailer for crushing and screening machines. Moreover, it provides related rental equipment as well as aftermarket services. Oppermann & Fuss offers its one-stop-shop service portfolio to customers operating in recycling, civil engineering, demolition, ammunition salvage, gardening, and landscaping.
Bencis is an independent private equity investment firm supporting companies in realising their growth plans. With substantial financial support and industry expertise, Bencis enables accelerated growth for its investments both organically and through acquisitions.
MCF deal team
- Stefan Mattern, Partner
- Franz Schranner, Associate Director
- Sophia Kanne-Hunfeld, Analyst