Contex Holding

EQT Danmark bought the listed company Contex Group A/S, an international supplier of large format color scanners, in 1999 through a public to private transaction.

During EQT's ownership, the company  was transformed into a 2D/3D imaging buiness with global market leading positions in all of its niche businesses and developed significantly through a combination of acquisition and high organic growth rates.

EQT Danmark sold Context Group A/S in 2007. 

Key events during EQT's ownership

  • Important add on aqcuisitions of Vidar Systems Corporation Inc in  2002 and Z Corporation in 2005
  • Broadened product offering and niches
  • Fivefold increase of revenues