Mergers & Acquisitions

We are constantly changing and developing

To hold our position as a pioneer of sustainable process digitalization, we intend to grow and further expand our portfolio and our expertise.

One of the pillars of our business strategy is growth through acquisition, which lets us expand our market presence and reinforce the capabilities of CENIT Group in the interest of our customers.

To optimally enhance our portfolio via mergers & acquisitions and strengthen CENIT Group as a whole, we define criteria that focus, among other aspects, on cultural and technology dimensions.

Our acquisition criteria

Financial data

Annual sales between € 5 and 50 million Euro

Recurring revenues

Profitable businesses with an EBIT margin of over 10 percent



Exclusively Europe and North America

Regional presence / coverage for CENIT expansion

New niche markets / segments for added competency

Solutions / services

Tuck-in or speedboat in connection with our five business units

Technology / software for CENIT portfolio

Knowhow and capacity

Talents / experts, including specialized knowledge for CENIT team

Acquisition history


cad scheffler


CCE b:digital GmbH & Co. KG

  1. 2008

    cad scheffler

  2. 2010

    Conunit GmbH

  3. 2011

    Transcat PLM AG


  4. 2014

    SPI Numérique

  5. 2015

    Coristo GmbH

  6. 2017


  7. 2020

    SynOpt GmbH

  8. 2022

    ISR Information Products AG
    Magic Engineering SRL

  9. 2023

    mip GmbH
    PI Informatik GmbH 

  10. 2024

    CCE b:digital GmbH & Co. KG

Peter Schneck

Peter Schneck

Martin Thiel

Martin Thiel

Senior Vice President Corporate Strategy | M&A

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