Industrial Machinery & Components

With decades of experience, we are dedicated to your industry. Our professionals understand that the markets for industrial machinery and highly engineered automation processes is evolving rapidly. Our insights into the role technology plays on a global stage has helped local niche players expand cross-border, and larger groups consolidate their worldwide assets.

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Industrial Machinery & Components specialists


South Africa, Johannesburg

Yaron Zimbler


Canada, Montreal

Denis Chaurette

United States, Boston

Jerome S. Romano

United States, Cleveland

Mark A. Filippell

United States, New York

Jonathan I. Mishkin

Asia Pacific

China, Shanghai

Jeremy Jin

Japan, Tokyo

Taro Okayama

Europe and Middle East

Austria, Vienna

Thomas Regitschnig

Belgium, Brussels

Stefan Goethals

Czech Republic, Prague

Oliver Polyák

Denmark, Copenhagen

Daniel Sand

Estonia, Tallinn

Heikki Källu

Finland, Helsinki

Claes von Heiroth

France, Paris

Hadrien Mollard

Germany, Hamburg

Florian von Alten

Israel, Tel Aviv

Boaz Levi

Italy, Milan

Michele Manetti

Latvia, Riga

Valērija Lieģe

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Fokko Poldervaart

Norway, Oslo

Nikolai K. Lunde

Russia, Moscow

Andrey Zaviyalov

Spain, Madrid

José Falgás

Switzerland, Zurich

Jürg Stucker

United Kingdom, London

James Ellis

United Kingdom, London

Philip Barker

Recent Oaklins news

Ambition at the center of all motion

DEAL FLASH: Spindel- und Lagerungstechnik Fraureuth GmbH, a renowned German manufacturer of premium-class specialty bearings and machine spindles, has been sold to Avedon Capital Partners. Oaklins’ team in Germany advised  on the sale of the business. “This sale process attracted many national and international bidders. Our client finally chose Avedon because of their sector knowledge, their proven capability to expand the business internationally and their…


Building a global leader in automation solutions

DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ industry specialist teams in Germany, the USA and Canada identified potential targets and advised JENOPTIK AG on the acquisition of Prodomax Automation Ltd. With this transaction, JENOPTIK strengthens its position as a full-service turnkey provider of complex automated manufacturing solutions, while Prodomax will benefit from JENOPTIK’s extensive expertise in efficient, precise and safe 3D laser processing, a technology that becomes ever more…


Sale of supplier of sensors in the maritime industry

DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ team in the Netherlands has advised VAF Instruments, a global market leader in maritime measurement systems, on the sale of the company to Aalberts Industries. This transaction will further strengthen VAF Instruments’ worldwide reputation by bringing its top-class platform and tier-1 products for fuel and performance measurement into new B2B niche markets. Read more about the transaction, market trends, deal drivers and…


Robots overpowering more industries

AN UPDATE ON THE STATE OF THE MARKET: M&A is on the rise as robots are being deployed throughout an increasing number of industries, forcing manufacturers to innovate their technology and step up to meet consumers’ ever-growing needs despite rising prices. 2018 got off to a forceful start and may even outdo 2017’s record number of deals. Gery Colombo, CEO of Hocoma, explains how his…


Wave of the future

AUTOMATICA TRADE FAIR:  Oaklins’ robotics specialist returns from the Automatica trade fair with a view from the horizon. David Zürrer, an Oaklins’ robotics specialist, was in Munich this week visiting Automatica, the leading trade fair for robotics and automation. He spoke with decision makers who were excited about the future of their businesses and the fast-paced developments taking place in what is considered the Fourth…