ESG expands its offerings with the acquisition of KBN Group

By Defence Industry Europe

ESG Elektroniksystem- und Logistik-GmbH, a leading system integrator and technology partner, is set to enhance its range of services for maritime clients with the acquisition of the KBN Group, a renowned specialist in shipbuilding design and engineering services.

The KBN Group, consisting of KBN CADTRAN EDV-System GmbH and KBN Konstruktionsbüro GmbH, will become a subsidiary of the ESG Group. With the experienced management team and over 50 highly skilled employees from KBN, ESG aims to ensure continuity, agility, and successful service delivery while fostering growth.

Christoph Otten, CEO of ESG, expressed his enthusiasm for the acquisition, stating, “With this acquisition, we are committed to sustainably continuing our targeted growth trajectory as a system integrator, technology partner, and innovation provider in the maritime industry. The excellent capabilities of both companies complement each other perfectly and will generate synergies for the benefit of our customers. We are excited to welcome the KBN Group team to the ESG Group, and together, we set sail for new horizons!”

Thorsten Grünhagen, CEO of the KBN Group, added, “We are pleased to have found a new owner in ESG, a long-standing customer and partner, with whom we can expand our expertise and locations. This acquisition opens up new opportunities for us to grow and thrive.”

With this strategic move, ESG aims to further strengthen its position as a trusted partner and provider of comprehensive solutions in the maritime industry, leveraging the combined strengths and expertise of both companies.



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