HAP Holding GmbH / Roth & Rau - Ortner GmbH

HAP Holding GmbH has acquired Roth & Rau - Ortner GmbH. Signing took place at the end of August 2015. The transaction team around Mario Hesse supported HAP Holding within the transaction with financial due diligence services.

Headquartered in Dresden (Germany), HAP Holding GmbH (HAP) with its 100 % subsidiary company HAP Handhabungs-, Automatisierungs- und Präzisionstechnik GmbH is a very specialized supplier of robotics and automation solutions in the semiconductor and electronics industry. HAP is focusing on the refurbishment of existing factories as well as the development of handling systems for the process and measurement instrumentation with extensive complexity of future semiconductor technologies.

Roth & Rau - Ortner GmbH (RRO) is located in Dresden (Germany) and engaged in the design, installation and service of logistic and storage systems and manufacturing lines in ultra clean environments such as the semiconductor and photovoltaic industry. In addition, RRO offers RFID - systems (Radio Frequented Identification) as fully integrated solutions to gain control over the material flow in manufacturing facilities. Roth & Rau - Ortner USA is a sales and service entity to market the products of RRO, Dresden, as well as products bought on the US market, which may be integrated in RRO’s solution.

With the acquisition of RRO, HAP is able to accelerate the international growth and gain new customers. Moreover, the combined range of products and services will provide the market with integrated automation solutions from a single source.

Quick Facts

HAP Holding GmbH

  • Engineering/Automation
  • Sales: EUR 15m (2014)

Roth & Rau - Ortner GmbH

  • Engineering/Automation
  • Employees: approx. 100

Deal volume

  • Undisclosed

Services provided

  • Transaction support
  • Financial Due Diligence


  • Mario Hesse