HEXPOL has signed an agreement to acquire 80 percent of the shares in MESGO Group from the existing main owner Mr. Francesco Caldara and co-owners. MESGO Group is an industry leader in high performance elastomers as fluorocarbons and silicone. MESGO Group has annual sales of around EUR 100m with around 180 employees in six facilities. The acquired business has an EBITDA margin in line with the HEXPOL Group. The acquisition price amounts to approximately EUR 168m on a cash and debt free basis.