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Netafim

Netafim is the pioneer and global leader in smart drip and micro irrigation solutions for sustainable agriculture and other applications. Its solutions are used in over 100 countries. See how we’re helping Netafim capitalise on their position as market leader…

2011Acquisition year
€800mTransaction value
IsraelCountry

The investment strategy

  • To build on its position as a market maker in drip irrigation
  • To continue the expansion in developing markets, particularly India, China and Latin America
  • To develop solutions for new commodity crops and large agricultural projects in key target countries
  • To improve Netafim’s operating performance through strengthening its sales and marketing capabilities, and improving procurement and industrial production practices

 

Milestones to date

  • Senior team in place with new CEO, CFO, Head of Operations and regional leaders
  • Entered the Chinese market following the appointment of a new Head for Asia-Pacific
  • Executing a $60m Indian irrigation project, one of the biggest irrigation projects in the world
  • Made continued investment into production processes and research & development to fuel mass adoption of drip irrigation
  • Received the 2013 Stockholm Water Prize, recognising global contribution to conservation and protection of water resources

The metrics

Employees at entry

3,672



Employees 2015

4,290



www.netafim.com