MP Corporate Finance acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Trilux Group in the sale of BAG electronics Group to listed Osram AG.

Trilux Group, headquartered in Arnsberg, Germany, is a leading provider of lighting solutions & services for multiple application markets. Its wholly owned subsidiary BAG Electronics supplies innovative, professional LED lighting systems and solutions to demanding users from the infrastructure-, municipal- and retail-sectors among others. BAG’s portfolio comprises hardware as well as high-end and user interfaces and controllers, such as a human-centric lighting solution (HCL) simulating and providing a biologically 24/7-adequate lighting environment.

Osram is a leading lighting manufacturer primarily offering semiconductor-based products and technologies for a wide range of high-tech applications. Applications for Osram’s products range from virtual reality to autonomous driving and from smart phones to smart and connected lighting solutions in buildings and cities.

The transaction comprised a development and engineering hub in Germany as well as the group’s manufacturing facilities in the Philippines.

A perfect fit for all stakeholders, the transaction helps Trilux in its on-going strategic positioning as a focussed lighting solutions & systems provider while OSRAM is able to significantly strengthen its Digital Systems business unit by completing the portfolio of electronic ballasts for cutting-edge lighting technology.

MP Value Add

MP Corporate Finance supported Trilux Group in the execution of this highly complex carve-out project. “Based on our extensive industry know-how and transaction-expertise, we succeeded in structuring and executing a highly complex carve-out, beneficial to all parties involved” says Roman Göd, Managing Partner of MP Corporate Finance