Sale to AGCO

Sale to AGCO


Baird served as the exclusive financial advisor to Silverfleet Capital and Cimbria Holdings Limited on this transaction


Silverfleet Capital recently announced the sale of its portfolio company, Cimbria Holdings Limited (“Cimbria” or the “Company”), to AGCO, (NYSE:AGCO).

Cimbria is a leading manufacturer of products and solutions for the processing, handling and storage of seed and grain. The Company has four production facilities in Denmark, Austria, the Czech Republic and Italy, and employs approximately 900 people globally. Cimbria’s products include equipment for cleaning, drying and storing grain and seed, as well as conveyors linking equipment in a handling or processing line. Cimbria's products range from standalone equipment pieces to large custom built project installations. The Company has an international customer base and has installed over 60,000 units in over 100 countries. Cimbria is headquartered in Thisted, Denmark,

Silverfleet Capital is a leading, independent, European private equity firm with global reach specializing in mid-market buyouts.

AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions and supports more productive farming through its full line of equipment and related services. AGCO products are distributed globally through a combination of approximately 3,000 independent dealers and distributors in more than 140 countries. Founded in 1990, AGCO is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Julien Darmon +44 (0) 207 667 8415
Mike Lindemann +1 (414) 298 7408
David Silver +44 (0) 207 667 8216
Vinay Ghai +44 (0) 207 667 8225
Sale to AGCO
September 2016
Cimbria Holdings Limited
Target Location
Acquiror Location
North America