DexKo Global Completes Acquisition of Toptron Elektronik
DexKo Global Inc. (“DexKo”), a global leader in highly engineered trailer running gear, chassis assemblies, related components, and hydraulic brake applications, is pleased to announce that its business unit AL-KO Vehicle Technology (“AL-KO”) has completed the acquisition of Toptron Elektronik GmbH & Co. KG (“Toptron”).
Harald Hiller, CEO and President of AL-KO, comments: “We are working intensively on integrating Toptron swiftly into our AL-KO Vehicle Technology Electronics business (‘VTE’) with its brands CBE and Nordelettronica.” Ugo Francescutti, the Managing Director at VTE, is very much looking forward “to broadening our product offering and growing our geographic coverage substantially.”
Andreas Kling, the new Toptron Managing Director, says: “Many renowned manufacturers trust Toptron’s innovation capabilities and have maintained longterm relationships with the company. Wilhelm Cramer, the former Managing Director, will remain with the business to support the transition period. So, we ensure stability in our customer relationships, which is particularly important to us.” Andreas Kling has been working with AL-KO Vehicle Technology as Chief Engineer Electronics and in various other positions in R&D. He brings a great deal of experience with the integration of companies, which he has demonstrated in recent years with the merger of CBE and Nordelettronica.
Toptron is located in Menden, North Rhine-Westphalia/Germany. Since 1995, the company has been supplying customized onboard electronic systems and components such as control panels, power distribution devices, lighting control systems, probes and sensors. The German company is specialized in developing, designing, and distributing customized electronic components for caravans and motorhomes.