3i Group Invests in MAIT

August 5, 2021

Willkie recently advised 3i Group plc on its investment in MAIT GmbH, a leading provider of innovative and pioneering digital solutions in the DACH region.

Willkie recently advised 3i Group plc on its investment in MAIT GmbH, a leading provider of innovative and pioneering digital solutions in the DACH region.

MAIT Group, headquartered in Rottweil, Germany, provides innovative and pioneering digital solutions in product lifecycle management (PLM), enterprise resource planning (ERP) and IT services generating approximately €120 million in sales. More than 550 employees across 21 locations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland develop and implement solutions in close cooperation with their over 5,300 SME customers. As a value-added reseller and strategic implementation partner, MAIT uses the most innovative technologies from market-leading PLM, ERP and IT providers such as Siemens, PTC, SAP-PLM, abas, Comarch, HP and Fujitsu.

3i is an investment company with two complementary businesses, Private Equity and Infrastructure, specializing in core investment markets in Northern Europe and North America. 3i’s Private Equity team provides investment solutions for growing companies, backing entrepreneurs and management teams of mid-market companies with an enterprise value typically between €100 and €500 million. 3i backs international growth plans, providing access to their network and expertise to accelerate the growth of companies across the consumer, industrial, healthcare and business and technology services industries.

The Willkie deal team was led by partners Georg Linde and Dr. Axel Wahl in Frankfurt.