Gestamp Automocion S.A.

Company Profile



Alfonso XII, 16, Madrid 28014, Spain

Business Overview

-The Company is an international supplier which designs, develops and manufactures metal components and assemblies for the automotive market, primarily focusing on light passenger vehicles. 

-The Company’s operations are organized around four business units:

  • Body-in-White business unit
  • Chassis business unit
  • Mechanisms business unit (Edscha)
  • Presses and Dies (Loire Gestamp, branch of Gestamp group)


-The shareholding structure at December 31, 2018, is as follows:

(As of Dec. 31, 2018)
Shareholder Share capital (%)
Acek Desarrollo y Gestion Industrial, S.L. 19.69
Gestamp 2020, S.L. 50.10
Treasury shares 0.19
Free Float 30.02
Total 100.00

-Acek Desarrollo y Gestión Industrial, S.L. holds a 75% of the shares capital of Gestamp 2020, S.L., so the total ownership interest (direct and indirect) in the Parent Company is 57.26%


Metal vehicle body components
-Exterior parts

  • Hoods
  • Roofs
  • Fins
  • Doors
  • Tailgates

-Structural parts

  • Floors
  • Pillars
  • Rails
  • Struts
  • Wheel arches
  • Front-end modules
  • Cross members
  • Beams
  • Rocker panels
  • Tunnels
  • Door rings
  • Bumpers
  • Dashboard crossbeams

Chassis components

  • Ladder frames
  • Front subframes


  • Front modules
  • Rear modules
  • Spring links


  • Front axles
  • Rear axles
  • Rear twist beams
  • Front axle and lower control arms
  • Front axle carriers

-Suspension arms

  • Front/rear suspension arms
  • Integrated suspension arms

Mechanisms (manufactured by Edscha)
-Body components

  • Door hinges
  • Door checks
  • Hood hinges
  • Trunk hinges
  • Door hinges with integrated door check systems
  • Hood hinges with pedestrian protection systems
  • Soft Stop hinge system
  • Modular plastic door checks
  • Divided liftgates
  • Flaps
  • Sliding door systems

-Powered systems

  • Electrically powered liftgates
  • Spindle drives

-Driver controls

  • Pedal boxes
  • Parking brakes
  • Hand brakes


1997 Founded the Company.
1999-2001 Acquired Metalbages Group, Griwe GmbH, and Esmar Group.
2002 Created Autotech Engineering to improve the Company's R&D capabilities.
2004 Acquired Hardtech Group to expand technical capabilities.
2010 Acquired Edscha Group to expand product portfolio with hinges and mechanisms.
2011 Acquired ThyssenKrupp Metal Forming.
2013 Formed joint venture with Mitsui & Co. in its America operations.
Nov. 2016 Acquired remaining 60% of share capital of ESSA Palau for EUR 23.4 million, a company which focuses on stamping and welding. 

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