Sale of D&M Coatings to SigmaKalon
D&M Coatings, a portfolio company of Gilde Participaties, is a leading Dutch manufacturer of varnishes for the joinery, furniture and light metal industry. The company exports to the major countries in Western Europe and has leading positions in its markets. SigmaKalon is a worldwide player in decorative, marine, protective and industrial coatings. The company employs around 10,000 people in 40 different countries. Turnover in 2004 was approximately Euro 1.7 billion.
PhiDelphi Corporate Finance acted as advisor to Gilde Participaties.