Ward Van Thielen, CEO and shareholder of WVT Industries, has reached an agreement with Sofindev for an entry into the group’s capital. Ward Van Thielen remains an important shareholder and responsible for the daily management.

WVT Industries is a fast-growing company specialising in the research, development, production and sales of industrial cleaning products. The company offers its customers an extensive range of more than 650 industrial cleaning agents. In addition, the company specialises in responding to the detailed needs of industrial customers by developing tailor-made cleaning chemicals to solve specific cleaning problems.

WVT Industries’ client portfolio consists mainly of European companies from various industry sectors: from the chemical and pharmaceutical industries to the automotive sector, aviation, metal industry, marine, waste processing and transport. With the entry of Sofindev, Ward Van Thielen brings a strong financial and strategic partner on board. This will allow WVTI to continue the strong growth of its activities, both in its home market of Belgium and internationally, both organically and through acquisitions.

Nielen Schuman acted as exclusive financial advisor to the shareholder of WVT Industries.

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