IMAP Albia Capital has advised CAF (BME: CAF) in its acquisition of a stake in the Navarre company, ORBITAL Sistemas Aeroespaciales, S.L.
By acquiring a stake in ORBITAL, the Guipuzcoa-based multinational enters the aeroespace niche in the critical systems engineering sector, complementing its previous activity in the railway sector.
CONSTRUCCIÓN Y AUXILIAR DE FERROCARRILES (CAF)
CAF is a global leader in the railway industry, offering one of the most comprehensive array of products in railway related markets, such as rolling stock, components, infrastructure, signaling and services (maintenance, refurbishing and financial services).
The Company employs more than 8.000 people around the world, having achieved a total turnover of 1.477 M€ in 2017 and is listed in the Spanish Stock Exchange, where its market cap is currently around 1,4 B€.
ORBITAL SISTEMAS AEROESPACIALES
Orbital is a Company based in Pamplona that delivers to its clients different services in critical systems engineering in the areas of aircraft, aerospace and railway industries.
The Company total turnover was over 5 M€ in 2017 and employs circa 100 people in its premises in Pamplona, Madrid and Ulm (Germany).
Over 90 delegates from IMAP member firms representing 32 countries congregated in Miami on October 25th - 27th for IMAP’s 2018 Fall conference. The conference was hosted by Falls River Group, IMAP’s partner firm in Florida, and was set around the theme of ‘Disruptive Innovation’.