Growth
Guidance for mergers, acquisitions and business transfers
ING Mergers & Acquisitions (Corporate Finance)

Are you a family business, international group or financial investor who is considering a sale, a merger or an acquisition? Or are you looking for additional capital to support your growth plans? If so, ING is your ideal partner. We give advice tailored to all levels and segments of the business world, with special focus on family businesses. In concrete terms, our M&A experts help you to analyse your strategic plans, to take decisions and to implement your projects.

Professional guidance
  • A team with extensive expertise and years of M&A experience.
  • Advice tailored to each customer, whether it is a family business, medium-sized company, corporation or financial investor.

ING is the market leader in the Benelux for mergers and acquisitions. We are your ideal partner. This has repeatedly been confirmed by independent organisations. Our M&A specialists guide you through the entire sales, merger or acquisition process and assist you in attracting growth capital.

From the valuation and composition of a sale or investment file to the selection of investors and negotiations, ING will assist you until the final transfer. With expert advice and creative, innovative solutions which take into account your specific situation and needs.

International network of experts

The ING M&A team offers:

  • A unique combination of regional and sectorial know-how.
  • An active international network of professionals with access to potential investors (industrial parties, financial sponsors and wealthy private investors) in more than 40 countries.
  • Broad experience with transactions in the BRICS countries and CEE, linked to a broad outlook on the global economy.
Your advantage

Nothing but advantages from calling on ING for your M&A issues. The best examples include recent deals concluded by companies thanks to the guidance of ING.

Desotec
Transaction Attracting a financial investor
Value Not public
ING added value Larger sector knowledge, integrated approach, strong relation with private investors, etc.
Raman
Transaction Sale of Raman to Verhaeren & Co
Value Not public
ING added value Sector knowledge, approach tailored to family business, strong relation with industrial buyers, etc.
Vandemoortele Group
Transaction Sale of Alpro to Dean Foods
Value 325 million euros
ING added value Professional approach, strict timing, extensive study of possible buyers, ...
Sanoma
Transaction Take-over of Belgian and Dutch SBS branch
Value 400 million euros
ING added value Coordinated approach due to close cooperation between a large number of departments
Ergon Capital partners
Transaction Leveraged buyout du Groupe de Boeck
Value Not public
ING added value Strong knowledge of the target, continuous support of Ergon in terms of potential acquisitions, collaboration of a fully dedicated team
Omega Pharma
Transaction Public take-over by Couckinvest
Value 850 million euros
ING added value Solid long-term relation with customer, customer-oriented approach of many ING experts and strict compliance with timing
Contact

Do you need advice about a company transfer, a merger, an acquisition or in your search for a strategic partner? Contact your ING liaison officer.