SSW industries is a privately held automotive group specialised in investing and transforming automotive suppliers that are in special situations and can benefit from our operational and financial approach.
SSW industries targets small- and medium-sized automotive suppliers with a reasonable core business, mature products and technologies, established OEM relationships, and that are facing critical challenges or have reached a transition point in their lifecycle presenting an opportunity for transformation.
SSW industries is a well-diversified platform that provides tier one and tier two suppliers synergies along the whole value chain as well as access to customers, products, materials, technologies and regions. We strictly focus on the long-term development, sustainability and viability of our portfolio companies.
SSW industries is flexible in investment structure. Due to our financial and operational expertise we are able provide individual solutions for stakeholders and are able to execute transactions in a very short timeframe. We develop our transactions in close cooperation with and for the OEMs. We have experience in investing in time-critical carve-out, turnaround and insolvency situations.
SSW industries is getting actively involved into financial, operational and strategic transformation of its portfolio companies. We, the partners, take on senior executive roles in our portfolio companies and are leading changes by example.
SSW industries applies a consistent investment approach on a global basis. Our deep industry knowledge allows us to invest across a diverse set of automotive product segments and to capture opportunities in a variety of geographic regions.
SSW industries today successfully operates tier one and tier two suppliers in the interior- and exterior segment that are producing and delivering their parts to all major European OEMs world-wide. We operate production sites in Germany and China and are currently pursuing an international expansion strategy together with our main customers.