Sales at entry: ~€14.0m
Sector: Business Services/Industrial Niches Location: The Netherlands
Company description: Busker is a leading company in the Benelux sheet pile market, which is a specialized sub segment of the infrastructure market. The company operates through three main divisions: (i) sheet pile construction services, (ii) temporary rental sheet piles and (iii) trading of sheet piles. Busker has the ability to engineer and realize complex projects for its customers both on land and waterworks.
Year of investment: 2008
Year of exit: 2016
Growth case: Exploring the opportunity to expand internationally, especially into Germany, based on its strong position in the Dutch sheet pile market. In addition, further growth can be obtained through add-on acquisitions in the Dutch market, which is still fragmented and dominated by family owned companies.