SwitzGroup has always developed thru a combination of organic and inorganic routes. Existing organisations are cash surplus and hence growth thru acquisitions have become more important.

Acquisitions should
  • Provide entry into newer geography or protect footprint in existing geographies
  • Provide learning opportunities
  • Be synergistic
  • Provide a unique fit.

Sector Criteria:

  • Industrial manufacturing of bakery
  • Retail bakery
  • Bakery ingredients distribution/ manufacturing
  • Egg processing and farming

Geographical Criteria:

  • Primary Focus Regions/ Countries: GCC, India, Sri Lanka, Turkey, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, South Africa, Mauritius

  • Secondary Focus Regions/ Countries: Western Europe, UK
  • Financial Criteria. Sweet spot $10-25m.

    SwitzGroup has necessary financial resources to invest in acquisitions. However, the group is open to partnering with strategic and financial investors for investments more than US$ 50 million in value.