DC US acted as financial advisor to EQT on the EUR 195 million sale of VTI Technologies Oy (“VTI”) to Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (“Murata”). VTI is a leading supplier of acceleration, inclination and angular motion 3D MEMS sensor solutions for transportation, medical, instrument and consumer electronics applications. Murata has a strong presence in the consumer applications market, whereas VTI has focused on automotive and medical applications.

By adding VTI’s market leading 3D MEMS products to Murata’s existing sensor product lineup, Murata aims to achieve synergies that will help to strengthen and expand its sensor business.