SASSE Elektronik Strengthens Shareholder Base

On September 23, 2021, SASSE Elektronik added Aurelius Wachstumskapital SE & Co. KG as a new majority shareholder to the group of shareholders.
„We are pleased that we have found an ideal partner in Aurelius, who will put SASSE on an even stronger financial basis and support our strategy for continuous growth.“
– Armin Bolz
On September 23, 2021, SASSE Elektronik added Aurelius Wachstumskapital SE & Co. KG as a new majority shareholder to the group of shareholders. The current shareholders Prof. Dr. Armin Bolz, Markus Jäckle and Dr. Klaus Karg will remain involved in the company. This step pushes the successful growth strategy to the next level, paving the way to make SASSE one of the leading development and production service providers in Europe.
“We are pleased that we have found an ideal partner in Aurelius, who will put SASSE on an even stronger financial basis and support our strategy for continuous growth”, says Prof. Bolz, who is in charge of shaping the strategic direction of the company. Part of the strategy will be the combination of organic and inorganic growth. This way, resources and competences can be efficiently completed to strengthen the capabilities of SASSE as a system provider. Aside from other industrial sectors, medical technology will be the main focus of activities.

For Aurelius, adding SASSE to the company portfolio ensures a further diversification of industries and services. The development of SASSE over the past years has convinced Aurelius. “SASSE has shown a powerful growth performance in recent years and fits perfectly into our strategy of accompanying companies in a positive development phase into the next stage of growth”, summarizes Nico Vitense, Managing Partner at Aurelius Wachstumskapital SE & Co. KG.

The SASSE operational team, headed by CEO Dirk Rimane, sees great opportunities in the new constellation. Rimane summarizes the positive expectations: “Our team has achieved a lot in recent years and is highly motivated to take the next steps in expansion. We are happy that a shareholder joins us who wants to continue the path of further development through systematic expansion of skills and strategic innovation impulses.”

ABOUT SASSE ELEKTRONIK

SASSE Elektronik, based in the greater Nuremberg area, offers wide-ranging services for the development, industrialization and production of devices or modules. With approx. 90 employees, SASSE has broad systems expertise combined with special knowledge in safety-critical applications. With around 80% of sales, the focus lies on the medical device industry.

ABOUT AURELIUS WACHSTUMSKAPITAL

As part of the AURELIUS Group, AURELIUS Wachstumskapital focuses on buy and build as well as buyouts / succession solutions. The AURELIUS Wachstumskapital portfolio currently comprises eight platform companies. In addition to capital for investments and growth, AURELIUS Wachstumskapital supports the management of the acquired companies with extensive entrepreneurial experience and thus helps to realize planned growth and leverage operational potential.