The Longreach Group has sold SOL-PLUS to ABICO Group

Founded in 2003, The Longreach Group is an established independent private equity firm with offices in Hong Kong and Tokyo. The firm focuses on Japan and related Greater China control buyouts in the mature industrial and technology, consumer, business services and financial services sectors. The firm manages three Funds which have accumulated approximately $2.1 billion of committed limited partner and co-investment capital.

Based in Tokyo, Japan, SOL-PLUS is a leading plastic injection molding company with highly-established manufacturing facilities in both Japan and Thailand, offering a diverse range of
high-value-added products with automotive applications such as car electronics as well as car interior and mechanical parts. Since acquiring SOL-PLUS in January 2014, Longreach has brought intensive strategic repositioning and operational value creation work to SOL-PLUS, including the optimizing the company’s key manufacturing facility in Thailand, accelerating SOL-PLUS’s strategic shift towards the automotive segment and strengthening the management team.

ABICO is an industrial conglomerate based in Taipei, Taiwan. With an extensive business network in the APAC region, ABICO operates primarily in the optical and electrical precision manufacturing sectors.

Lincoln International acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Longreach, working closely with the company’s management team and shareholders throughout the sale process. This included providing advisory expertise and managing the preparatory, marketing, negotiation and due diligence phases of the transaction.

Longreach Group The Sol Plus Ltd ABICO Group 2019
  • 2019
    Close Year
  • Industrials
    Industry
  • Private Equity
    Client Type
  • Strategic | Cross-border
    Transaction Type
  • Japan | Taiwan
    Countries

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