Kiekert Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1856

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 5,300


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 5

  • Investments
  • 1

Kiekert General Information


Manufacturer of locking systems intended for the automobile industry. The company manufactures side door and decklid latches, latch modules, cinching latch strikers, electric power sliding doors, central and power locking systems as well as electrical actuators for side doors, enabling clients to meet their automotive security system needs.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Arnold Kiekert and Sons
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Industrial Supplies and Parts
Parent Company
Hebei Lingyun Group
Corporate Office
  • Höseler Platz 2
  • 42579 Heiligenhaus
  • Germany
+49 02056 000

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Kiekert Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Kiekert Patents

Kiekert Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
DE-102022124740-A1 Charging connectors for electric and hybrid vehicles Pending 27-Sep-2022 000000000 00
DE-102022124748-A1 System for electric and hybrid vehicles Pending 27-Sep-2022 000000000 0
DE-102022124708-B3 Circuit board for installation in a charging connector for an electric or hybrid vehicle, charging connector with such a circuit board and arrangement of such a circuit board and a second circuit board Active 26-Sep-2022 000000000 0
DE-102022124712-A1 Charging connector for an electric or hybrid vehicle Pending 26-Sep-2022 000000000 0
DE-102022124644-A1 Connector part for mechanical and electrical connection with a mating connector part Pending 26-Sep-2022 B60L53/16 0
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Kiekert Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jérôme Debreu Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Chairman of Executive Board
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Kiekert Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Kiekert Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Kiekert Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Henan North Xingguang Locking Systems Company 20-Aug-2015 0000000000 Other Consumer Durables 0000 0000
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Kiekert FAQs

  • When was Kiekert founded?

    Kiekert was founded in 1856.

  • Who is the CEO of Kiekert?

    Jérôme Debreu is the CEO of Kiekert.

  • Where is Kiekert headquartered?

    Kiekert is headquartered in Heiligenhaus, Germany.

  • What is the size of Kiekert?

    Kiekert has 5,300 total employees.

  • What industry is Kiekert in?

    Kiekert’s primary industry is Automotive.

  • Is Kiekert a private or public company?

    Kiekert is a Private company.

  • What is Kiekert’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Kiekert is 00000.

  • How much funding has Kiekert raised over time?

    Kiekert has raised $28.5M.

  • Who are Kiekert’s investors?

    Intermediate Capital Group, Morgan Stanley, Permira, RBC BlueBay Asset Management, and Silver Point Capital have invested in Kiekert.

  • When was Kiekert acquired?

    Kiekert was acquired on 13-Mar-2012.

  • Who acquired Kiekert?

    Kiekert was acquired by Hebei Lingyun Group.

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