QuEST Global, a world leader in diversified engineering solutions has announced the acquisition of EDF GmbH. This acquisition is a significant move for QuEST Global in its diversification strategy for 2020.

This acquisition will

  • Strengthen the width and depth of engineering service offering to QuEST’s customers in terms of automotive engineering services and domain knowledge.
  • Enhance QuEST’s capabilities in transportation, and add on to QuEST’s existing automotive portfolio.
  • Help QuEST gain a stronger presence in its core target markets of Western Europe, specifically in Germany.

Founded in 1989 and headquartered in Munich, Germany, EDF GmbH is a premier automotive engineering services and prototyping company servicing Fortune 500 clients such as BMW, Volkswagen and Daimler. With more than 320 employees, EDF GmbH offers an integrated range of services including Development & Design, Electronics, Electrics & Software, Prototyping & Small-batch Parts Production, Project Management & Material Control, and System integration.

EDF Managing Director, Gerhard Hauk says, “I am delighted with the acquisition of EDF by QuEST Global. The union of our companies brings great opportunities for our customers and employees. Throughout the sale process, we were looking for a partner who has a proven track record, excellent market reputation, and engineering focus. QuEST was the best fit by far. Our expertise in the automotive domain complements QuEST’s capability. Together QuEST and EDF have significant growth opportunities and I look forward to being part of the journey.”

Commenting on the acquisition CEO Ajit Prabhu, QuEST Global said, “To emerge as the most trusted and long term engineering solutions providers for our customers, we are constantly on the lookout for assets with outstanding engineering capability. EDF has an excellent reputation and experienced engineering talent in the automotive vertical.  By combining our talented engineering teams, we will be able to emerge as a top preferred engineering partner for our customers.”

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About QuEST Global

We are Quest Global. We’re in the business of engineering, but what we’re really building is a brighter future. It’s not just what we do, but why we do it that makes us different. We believe engineering has the unique opportunity to solve the problems of today that stand in the way of tomorrow. For more than 25 years, we have strived to be the most trusted partner for the world’s hardest engineering problems. As a global organization headquartered in Singapore, we live and work in 18 countries, with 78 global delivery centers and offices, driven by 20,000+ extraordinary employees who make the impossible possible every day. Quest Global delivers world-class end-to-end engineering solutions by leveraging our deep industry knowledge and digital expertise. By bringing together technologies and industries, alongside the contributions of diverse individuals and their areas of expertise, we are able to solve problems better, faster. This multi-dimensional approach enables us to solve the most critical and large-scale challenges across the aerospace & defense, automotive, energy, hi-tech, healthcare, medical devices, rail and semiconductor industries.

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