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10 September 2019
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BE Beteiligungen becomes majority shareholder of alphatronics GmbH

BE Beteiligungen in Cologne, Germany has become the majority shareholder of alphatronics GmbH, the manufacturer of mobile TV devices for use in motor homes and caravans.

BE Beteiligungen Fonds GmbH & Co., a private limited investment partnership (“BE”), is now the majority shareholder of Nürnberg-based alphatronics GmbH (“alphatronics”). The current managing directors, Jens Kaltenbach and Markus Schröder, continue to have a substantial investment in alphatronics GmbH.

“With alphatroncis GmbH we’ve invested in a fast growing company with a strong market position and cogent management in an expanding market. We’re looking forward to shaping the future expansion of the company with our fellow partners”, said Rolf Brodbeck and Roland Eschmann, the managing directors of BE.

Kaltenbach and Schröder took over company, alphatronics GmbH, in 2007 and have focused on mobile televisions for use in motor homes and caravans, as well as the distribution of complementary products such as, for example, satellite navigation devices by Alpine Electronics and mobile satellite antennas by Kathrein Systems.

Jens Kaltenbach and Markus Schröder, the managing partners at alphatronics explained: “We’re excited about our new partners. Together with BE we’re in a position to carry the company’s growth to date into the future and to push forward our European expansion.”

All alphatronics televisions are manufactured at its Nürnberg site. Through its development division, alphatronics has brought a number of innovations to the market in recent few years, such as the first television with an integrated Bluetooth module. Because of the leadership achieved in quality and technology, alphatronics is the leading mobile sector supplier to motor home manufacturers such as the Erwin Hymer Group, Carthago, Morelo, Concorde and Frankia as well as caravan manufactures such as Hobby and Fendt. Furthermore, as the market leader, alphatronics is also represented in the retrofit market over all renowned wholesalers and retailers.

At the Caravan Salon 2019 in Düsseldorf, alphatronics introduced the latest televisions with SMART-TV functionality and other innovations within the sphere of mobile internet to their customers.

Jens Kaltenbach and Markus Schröder