Italy (December 16, 2019)—RCF Group has completed the acquisition of Montarbo, an Italian pro audio loudspeaker manufacturer.
From an operational standpoint, the brand will be run and distributed by AEB Industriale.
The acquisition is part of RCF Group’s strategy of selective M&A activity, focusing on pro audio brands that can bolster the Group’s positioning in the field.
Arturo Vicari, CEO of RCF Group, commented on the acquisition, “We’re delighted to welcome Montarbo to our group. It’s a historic brand that has contributed to the evolution of the music and professional audio industry in Italy and around the world.
“For anyone who, like myself, has followed the development of this market over the years, elite brands such as this have a special significance and therefore represent a wonderful opportunity for us to increase the value of our group. RCF Group is one of the most dynamic organizations in the global professional audio industry, meaning it will be able to live up to its potential and continue to grow alongside us.”
Over the course of this year, RCF has also acquired leading pro sound brands EAW and DPA Microphones, as well as celebrating its 70th anniversary.
RCF • www.rcf.if
Montarbo • www.montarbo.com