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Knoflíkářský průmysl Žirovnice acquired by M.L. Moran



Patria provided advisory services to the shareholders of Knoflíkářský průmysl Žirovnice a.s. ("KPŽ") in connection with the divestiture of majority stake to the investment group M.L. Moran, a.s. ("MLM").

Knoflíkářský průmysl Žirovnice a.s.

KPŽ, originally the traditional button producer, is nowadays the leading Czech manufacturer of metallized plastic parts especially for the automotive industry. KPŽ reached a turnover of ca CZK 430m in 2016.

M.L. Moran, a.s.

MLM is a management-investment group focusing on long-term investments, management and growth of manufacturing companies as well as turnaround of non-performing businesses in the Central Europe. The investment in KPŽ is considered by MLM as a significant strengthening of market position and increase of experience in automotive business.


Deal team

Eliška Bláhová

Associate Director

E-mail: blahova@patria.cz