Ballestra Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1946

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 1,000


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 6

  • Investments
  • 6

Ballestra General Information


Manufacturer of processing equipment for the oils and fats and animal feed industries. The company specializes in developing, engineering and supplying technologies, processing plants and proprietary equipment for food and chemicals businesses including oleochemicals, biodiesel and detergents.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Desmet Ballestra Group N.V., Desmet Ballestra Group
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Machinery (B2B)
Other Industries
Construction and Engineering
Industrial Chemicals
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • Paris
  • France

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Ballestra Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Ballestra Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Machinery (B2B)
Paris, France
1,000 As of 2022
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Calenzano, Italy
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Shanghai, China
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Ballestra Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Andreotti Impianti Corporation Calenzano, Italy 00
Yingde Gases Private Equity-Backed Shanghai, China 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
GEA Group Formerly PE-Backed Dusseldorf, Germany 00000 000000&0
Alfa Laval Formerly PE-Backed Lund, Sweden 00000 00000 00000000000 00000
Calgon Carbon Corporate Backed or Acquired Moon, PA 0000 00000 000000&0 00000
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Ballestra Executive Team (9)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Tim Kemper Chief Executive Officer - Food, Feed & Greenfuel division
Philippe Bayet President
Guillaume Loiseau Group Chief Financial Officer
Giuseppe Di Carpegna Managing Director, Europe, Middle-East, Africa & South America - Oilseeds, Oils, Fats, HVO, Biodiesel, Oleochemicals and Managing Director - Rosedowns Pressing
Marco Maraz Group Chief Information Officer
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Ballestra 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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Ballestra Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Ballestra Investments & Acquisitions (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Buss ChemTech 03-May-2021 0000000000 Industrial Chemicals
Rosedowns 08-Jun-2020 0000000000 Industrial Supplies and Parts 00000000
Mazzoni LB 15-Mar-2017 0000000000 Machinery (B2B)
Stolz Sequipag 01-Jan-2008 0000000000 Machinery (B2B)
Stolz Sequipag 03-Aug-2007 Corporate Machinery (B2B)
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Ballestra Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Rosedowns Industrial Supplies and Parts Verden, Germany 2012
Stolz Sequipag Machinery (B2B) Wailly-Beaucamp, France 0000
Mazzoni LB Machinery (B2B) Busto Arsizio, Italy 0000
Buss ChemTech Industrial Chemicals Pratteln, Switzerland 0000
The De Smet Rosedowns Staff Pension Fund Corporate Pension Kingston Upon Hull, United Kingdom
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Ballestra FAQs

  • When was Ballestra founded?

    Ballestra was founded in 1946.

  • Who is the CEO of Ballestra?

    Tim Kemper is the CEO of Ballestra.

  • Where is Ballestra headquartered?

    Ballestra is headquartered in Paris, France.

  • What is the size of Ballestra?

    Ballestra has 1,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Ballestra in?

    Ballestra’s primary industry is Machinery (B2B).

  • Is Ballestra a private or public company?

    Ballestra is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Ballestra?

    The current valuation of Ballestra is 00000.

  • What is Ballestra’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Ballestra is 00000.

  • Who are Ballestra’s investors?

    Bayside Capital, Equistone Partners Europe, and NatWest Group have invested in Ballestra.

  • Who are Ballestra’s competitors?

    Andreotti Impianti, Yingde Gases, GEA Group, Alfa Laval, and Calgon Carbon are competitors of Ballestra.

  • When was Ballestra acquired?

    Ballestra was acquired on 22-Apr-2020.

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