Afinum Achte Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG, advised by Munich-based Afinum Management GmbH, invests – as a lead investor and majority shareholder – in
Ledlenser GmbH & Co. KG („Ledlenser“) together with INVISION and the management team.
Headquartered in Solingen and with a production site in Yanjiang (China), Ledlenser (www.ledlenser.com) counts among the worldwide leading manufacturers of high-quality flashlights and headlamps for professional, outdoor and everyday applications. The company was founded in 1994 and is known as the inventor of the LED flashlight.
Products are characterized by a high level of innovation, superior quality and an appealing design.
The company’s extensive know-how is secured by a strong research and development department and over 100 patents. Among others, end customers include corporates, public organizations – such as police or fire fighters – as well as outdoor enthusiasts. The company holds a strong market position in numerous countries throughout Europe and Asia.
Together with the management team, Afinum and INVISION plan to further drive the internationalization of the company in course of the next years. Moreover, by continuous product innovations, new customers shall be acquired across the different end markets. The investment in Ledlenser represents the fourth platform investment of Afinum Achte Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG.