DEX international M&A advised Schellevis on the sale to Gilde Equity Management

DEX international M&A advised the shareholder of Schellevis on the sale to Gilde Equity Management Schellevis, the leading producer of concrete landscaping elements and horticulture products, welcomes Gilde Equity Management ( GEM ) Benelux as a new shareholder. “We are proud to say that we are one of the leading producers of high-end concrete landscaping elements. We have achieved this position due to the unique character of our products created by our specific production process in combination with the use of the right materials.”, says Peter (“Piet”) van Vugt, CEO and owner of Schellevis. “We are delighted that a renowned investor such as Gilde supports Schellevis in the next phase of its development. With Gilde on board we have the financial capacity to invest in accelerated international growth and to expand our product range.” Schellevis is a well-known player in the market for landscaping elements. The company’s products are very popular with gardeners and landscape architects. This is a/o due to the natural “basaltlava-like” look of the products and the wide product portfolio of the company, which enables gardeners and landscape architects to consistently design gardens. Apart from getting its inspiration from the environment, the company is also constantly focused on sustainability in its manufacturing process. A combination of these factors has led to a high demand for Schellevis products in the Netherlands and aroused interest from neighboring countries such as Germany, Belgium and the United Kingdom. “Gilde has been looking at Schellevis’ market position and growth for some time and has a lot of respect for what the company has accomplished so far: the strong development that Schellevis...