Debt advisory for the biomass CHP plant of Klenk Holz, a German manufacturer of wood products. The owner Carlyle’s primary objective was to secure a non-recourse project financing for the CHP plant.
About the Target – Klenk Holz
Klenk Holz AG (“Klenk Holz”) is a German company specializing in the production and sale of wood products. The company operates in the forestry and timber industry with a focus on sustainable and responsible forest management. Klenk Holz has several production facilities and sales offices in Europe, Asia and North America. The company’s product portfolio includes a wide range of wood products such as sawn timber, glulam and wood pellets.
About the Owner – Carlyle
The Carlyle Group (“Carlyle”) is a global investment firm focused on private equity, credit and global investment solutions. The firm manages more than USD 373 billion in assets across 543 investment vehicles. Carlyle has a diverse portfolio of companies and investments in industries such as aerospace, healthcare, energy and technology. The firm is known for its active management approach, working closely with portfolio companies to drive operational improvements and growth.