Guntermann & Drunck (G&D) was founded in 1985 with a focus on the development of products for software training. As a result of its innovation and manufacturing expertise, as well as its wide product range, G&D has established itself as a leading provider of digital and analogue computer signal management solutions. G&D's products are used in control room applications in industries such as air traffic control, industrial manufacturing and broadcasting and allow users to control multiple computers centrally.
The founder and owner of G&D wanted to retire from the business, but was concerned about his legacy. Steadfast Capital Fund III, LP, together with the management team acquired 100% of the business in July 2016 with a view to internationalising the customer base. This transaction involving management coupled with the new business strategy for G&D is in line with the personal and economic objectives of the owner.
Steadfast Capital will work closely with the management, to support the folowing strategic and structural development projects: