VI-grade will support Spectris in providing a complete solution for the improvement of following technology ADAS and autonomous motor vehicles.

LONDON & FRANKFURT, 24 July 2018 – Hampleton Associates, the global mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance advisory agency for engineering companies, encouraged VI-quality GmbH, a primary supplier of best-in-course turnkey alternatives for technique level simulation, on its acquisition by Spectris Plc., supplier of productivity-boosting instrumentation and controls. This is the 3rd automotive tech transaction concluded by Hampleton Associates in the previous 12 months.

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“Hampleton helped us find a fantastic lover, whose status, expertise and merchandise portfolio will permit VI-grade to obtain its worldwide advancement and carry on to deliver finish procedure level simulation to purchasers globally,” suggests Jürgen Fett, Co-Founder & CEO of VI-grade. “We are incredibly thrilled to sign up for the Spectris workforce and guide the cost jointly, generating collaboration among simulation, instrumentation and proving grounds.”

The transaction delivers Spectris an superb chance to give its latest and new purchasers with a full turnkey simulation solution together with components, software program and expert services.

David Riemenschneider, Hampleton Director and seasoned automotive veteran, who has labored and concluded discounts in the automotive business for around a few decades, commented:
“We are extremely pleased to have uncovered the very best feasible lover for VI-quality, who will proceed to mature the corporation to its fullest possible. It has been a terrific enjoyment advising the VI-quality govt group, whose sturdy inspiration, tenacity, unbelievable talent and practical experience in auto simulation has enabled them to make a market-top simulation resolution.

“We are very pleased to have advised on this transaction, where by we have observed the partner that fits the crew seamlessly but also supplied the best price to the shareholders. I look forward to witnessing VI-grade’s continued expansion in the potential.”

Hampleton Partners’ Principal Companion and Founder, Miro Parizek, commented: “As Hampleton Partners’ 3rd automotive know-how transaction in 12 months, VI-grade’s effective sale to Spectris by our experienced field workforce adds but much more evidence to our assertion that strategic and in-depth being familiar with of the automotive sector, technologies and monetary marketplaces potential customers to video game-modifying transactions.”

The engagement was led by David Riemenschneider with Anton Røthe main the analyst methods for Hampleton.


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About VI-quality
VI-quality is the main supplier of very best-in-course application products and solutions, hardware simulators and providers for state-of-the-art purposes in the industry of process degree simulation.

Founded in 2005, VI-grade supplies innovative turn-vital answers for static and dynamic driving simulation to streamline the progress process from idea to signal-off in the transportation industry, mainly automotive, aerospace, motorbike, motorsports and railways. With business office areas in Germany, Switzerland, Italy, United kingdom, Japan, China, and the United states, and a globally channel community of a lot more than 20 reliable associates, VI-grade is a dynamic and rising business with a highly competent technical team.

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About Spectris
Spectris is a main supplier of productivity-maximizing instrumentation and controls. Spectris is stated on the London Stock Trade (symbol – SXS) and is a member of techMARK, the London Inventory Exchange’s index for know-how firms, and the FTSE4Very good index of socially-accountable organizations.

Spectris offers finish answers combining components, program and linked services for some of the most technically-demanding industrial programs. Its revolutionary answers are created to greatly enhance customers’ productivity, yielding distinct advantages by supporting them to work greater, more quickly and additional proficiently.

Further more facts about Spectris is offered at