Transaction year:
July 2021

Transaction type:
– Corporate Finance
– Private Equity

Transaction sector:
– Consumer Goods & Retail

VP Capital, the investment company of the Van Puijenbroek family, has acquired Hydrowear, a family business brand for high quality industrial workwear and waterproof protective clothing. The acquisition of Hydrowear is an important step in realizing the ambitions VP Capital has in the Textile segment, one of the eight focus domains of the company.

VP Capital is well-known as a leading investment company with an eye for tradition and a drive to make a positive impact; Strong heritage. Sustainable progress. Its portfolio comprises about 50 investments, mainly in Belgium and the Netherlands, and with activities in 8 different investment domains.

Hydrowear, based in Emmen, The Netherlands, is a family business which designs, develops, and manufactures high quality industrial workwear and waterproof protective clothing for various industries.