Specialty chemicals
Arese (Milano)
Investment Date:
December 2010
Divested (July 2014)
Type of investment:
Management Buy-Out (MBO)


Italmatch is a world leader in the production and processing of phosphorus derivatives to use in motor oil lubricants. Furthermore, the company has been able to expand into the water treatment business, in oil & gas and in the production of high-performance lubricants for industrial use.

Under the guidance of MCP, the company has strengthened its position in international markets, mainly through the acquisition of other operators, achieving management of a production system composed of eight plants located in Italy, China, Spain, Germany and England.