Divestments

Carl Zeiss Vision

EQT III bought Carl Zeiss Vision in 2005.

It was created by the merger of NYSE-listed Sola International Inc. with the eyeglass lens division of Carl Zeiss AG.

  • Sector
    Consumer goods
  • Country
    Germany
  • Responsible Advisor
    Marcus Brennecke
  • Fund
    EQT III
  • Entry
    2005
  • Exit
    2013-05-01

The company is the global number three and designs, manufactures and distributes a broad range of eyeglass lenses, primarily focusing on the growing organic lens segment.

In 2013, EQT III sold its stake in Carl Zeiss Vision to Carl Zeiss AG.

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