Business support and evaluation of the company 

High-quality craftsmanship for equestrian sports 

Corporate responsibility for the future of a traditional company 

The Schwenkel GmbH with its nearly 100-year-old worldwide appreciated brand for riding and driving gloves has been offering the professional and the discerning sports enthusiast excellent sports gloves for many years. 

In traditional craftsmanship using high-quality material gloves for sophisticated demands. Together with prominent athletes, Schwenkel develops top products and collections that meet the requirements of the respective sport, taking into account the practical conditions. 

  

Our Task 

Following a change of management, oeconos GmbH was commissioned by the shareholder of Schwenkel GmbH to carry out investigations into the profitability and strategic orientation of the company. 

Taking into account the requirements of the shareholder, various options for the future of the company should be developed on the basis of the results of the investigation. 

It had to be decided whether the continuation of the business should be self-directed or that the search for suitable prospects and the sale of the company would be the better option. 

Result 

  • Compilation of necessary information for an objective view to the assessment of the overall situation 
  • Business support of active business operations until the corporate handover 
  • Successful sale to a successor that meets the Schwenkel’s brand requirements 
  • Preservation of the long-standing history of this traditional brand