Family reduces stake in VolkerWessels

The Wessels family is reducing its stake in construction company VolkerWessels from 90% to 42.5%. Asset manager CVC Capital Partners is taking over a 42.5% stake in the company with the remaining 5% going to management.

Management now holds 15% of the shares. A spokesman said that the family had decided to reduce its investment in the firm because of illness.

Thank you for donating to

We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.

Make a donation