Sill Optics is one of a few medium-sized companies in Germany, that specialized in the production of optical components of highest quality. Since its foundation in 1894, enormous technical skills, extensive knowledge of manufacturing, as well as significant production flexibility has been established. Sill Optics continuously invests in new production technology with state-of-the-art machinery and testing technology. The production includes a wide range of lenses and complete systems for the following industries: laser processing, machine vision, medical technology and optical measurement.
“PINOVA Capital is well experienced especially with regards to medium-sized companies and has a strategic competence in the “Mittelstand”. Thus, PINOVA Capital is the ideal partner to benefit from an increasing trend in photonic technologies.“ explains Christoph Sieber the long-term managing director and co-investor.
"Sill Optics has shown strong growth historically. PINOVA and the long-term managing director Christoph Sieber will further support this development by investments in production technologies and employees to strengthen Sill Optics’ international footprint as well as its position of being an innovative development partner to the industry”, comments Herbert Seggewiß, Partner at PINOVA Capital. Herbert Seggewiß will also represent PINOVA Capital on the advisory board of Sill Optics.