Industry: components and accessories for musical instruments

Acquisition date: March 2021

Type of investment: buy-out

Stake: majority stake

Status: in portfolio

Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Trento, Music Center is the global leader in the production of components and accessories for musical instruments. The company is renowned globally especially for the production of pads for woodwind instruments.
The company has two production plants, one in Italy and one in Romania.

For over 45 years of history the company distinguished itself for its unique productive know-how, the quality of its commercial service and an unrivalled global reputation. These elements will be the bedrock of a plan to further strengthen its leadership in its reference market and grow in adjacent product categories through an ambitious plan and targeted acquisitions.

In March 2021 the CPEF IV acquired a majority stake through a buy-out transaction.