Status: Divested (Feb 11, Dec 14)

Industry: Micro-Filters
Type of investment: Development Capital
Equity stake: 18.2 %

Turnover: Eur 117.4 mln (at exit)

Web sites: www.gvs.com

GVS S.p.A. is a well known player in the micro-filtration industry. GVS produces more than 2 billion micro-filters selling in a B2B context and has approximately 400 customers worldwide. It serves customers in the medical,  harmaceutical, automotive and general industrial sectors. GVS employs around 1,630 people at the time of exit spread across 20 locations around the world.