Celli S.p.a. acquired by Ardian

February 25, 2019

Ardian acquires Celli s.p.a. (Cosmetal)

On 11 February 2019 Ardian, a global private investment company, announced the acquisition of 100% Celli s.p.a, which in turn owns WE Member, Cosmetal.  Celli Group has five manufacturing sites located in Italy and the UK employing over 400 people. In 2018, the company’s turnover was approximately €110 million.

Founded in Rimini in 1974, Celli specialises in the design, manufacturing, testing and installation of innovative beverage dispensing solutions, including the manufacture of water dispensers.

Yann Charton, Managing Director of Ardian, said “We chose Celli as it is already a solid and highly competitive company, thanks to the good work done by its experienced senior management team.  With a strong international network and distinctive skills, we are confident that we can contribute to a new phase of growth and success for Celli, supporting its management in this next challenge.