Industry Holding

Family Office

Growth Financing

About us

Who we are

Lehel Industry Group (LIG) is a private equity firm founded by experienced managers, which operates at the same time as Family Office of one of the partner. Lehel Industry has been a financially independent Group for over 10 years, which only invests own capital, money from family members and external co-investors into target companies with a noticeable and sustainable growth.

The investments are usually long-term oriented without a specific sector focus, but mainly in interesting niches.

The portfolio managers consist of experienced investment experts, who have great knowledge in a range of sectors and made many successful transactions with companies from different backgrounds:

  • electronic components,
  • plastic parts, foundries,
  • building and construction,
  • shipbuilding
  • airline industry,
  • textiles,
  • metal processing,
  • Metallbearbeitung
  • automotive supply,
  • trade and publishing,
  • IT und software,
  • Telecommunications,
  • media


What we do

Lehel Industry Group is constantly searching for new investment and acquisition opportunities from all industry sectors. Our typical targets are firms in growth phases, aiming to grow fast, respectively young companies with experienced management teams.

The managers of Lehel industry Group does not interfere in the day-to-day-management of the company but rather contributes ideas to cases of strategic and business development.

In selected cases requiring external co-investors, Lehel Industry Group cooperates with its sister company, Lehel Partners Corporate Finance GmbH & Co. KG,

Investment Strategy

Venture Financing, market entry phase, expansion, corporate succession or spin-offs: There are many reasons for choosing Lehel Industry Group.

The Group is specialized in direct investments for emerging European companies up to € 150 m turnover. Typically, the target companies are in a sound market stage to gain a significant appreciation in the medium run.

Due to its know-how and experience the Group is able to process acquisitions fast and efficiently and creates added value by actively managing the portfolio companies.

We approach private equity as a true partnership between equals. Together with our management team partners and co-investors, we take a long-term view and make joint decisions.



Portfolio Management

Portfolio management is carried out by Lehel Partners Corporate Finance GmbH & Co. KG, with the following Partners/Analysts:


Dr. Thomas Kuhmann

Managing Partner

Dr. Thomas Kuhmann is the founder of LIG,
a successful mid-cap entrepreneur and
investor, ex-McKinsey & Co. senior
consultant and has more than 30 years
operative experience.

Lehel Group

Lehel Partners

Lehel Partners Corporate Finance GmbH & Co. KG (LPCF) is a consulting firm which – as part of a professionally organized German Family Office – offers focused corporate finance and business development services. As an established and independent advisory firm with headquarters in Munich and offices in Hamburg, Frankfurt a. M. and Berlin, we operate as close as possible to our clients. We see it as a key differentiator to other consulting firms that our principals also extensively entrust their personal investments in care of LPCF. Our designated corporate finance and business development professionals offer our clients an integrated, needs-based and most suitable approach in all aspects of corporate finance and strategic business development. LPCF arrange equity investments on both national and international level in companies that can also be led by us upon our clients’ request.


Lehel Trade Partners

Lehel Trade Partners GmbH (LTP) is one of the companies founded by the established Lehel Group in Munich, which is an independent fine trading financiers for small and mid-cap companies in the German speaking region. LTP supports companies in their import, financing, purchasing and other trading activities. In order to bridge the gap between the purchasing of the resources and the payment by the respective customer, LTP secures the liquidity of its customers in this period. Alternatively, LTP offers growth capital to work off larger assignments.


LEHEL Industrie GmbH

Uhlandstraße 3
D-80336 München

Telephone: +49 (0)89 2196 959-60
Telefax: +49 (0)89 2196 959-88


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