CEI, founded in 1969 and headquartered in Anzola dell’Emilia (Bologna, Emilia Romagna), is one of the main international players in the development, production and commercialization of aftermarket products for commercial vehicles above 3.5 tons. CEI manufactures its products in Italy and markets in 80 countries worldwide. Exports represent 85% of revenues. CEI is renowned for its product quality, client services and logistics efficiency. The company employs 110 people. In April 2021, CEI has acquired LE.MA, a company active in the gasket and rubber-metal components aftermarket space.
In 2022 Alto Capital IV sold its stake in CEI to White Bridge Investments.