Haspa Beteiligungsgesellschaft für den Mittelstand (Haspa BGM) has acquired a majority stake in HANSA Maschinenbau Vertriebs- und Fertigungs GmbH (HANSA) as part of a succession plan, thus ensuring the continuation of the company in the spirit of its long-standing managing director Patrick Palsmeyer. He will remain on board and, together with Haspa BGM, will continue

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Funds advised by Odewald KMU (“Odewald KMU”) have acquired a majority stake in ctrl QS GmbH Rollout Management for Digital Projects. ctrl QS is a specialist service provider that advises multinational corporations on process, tool and change management in digital projects and provides operational support to its customers. In its core market, ctrl QS has

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Schürfeld Group, Hamburg, takes over the majority of the advertising media company Geiger-Notes. Schürfeld Group is a medium-sized family company that invests mainly in medium-sized enterprises in the paper and printing industry. The previous owner of Geiger-Notes AG, Jürgen Geiger, who has founded the company, remains connected to the company as CEO and shareholder. Geiger-Notes

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DWS S.r.l. (www.dwssystems.com) designs and produces 3D printers for prototyping and rapid manufacturing, materials for 3D design, and related software. Quality and continuous innovation are the company’s distinctive features. The company which is based in Thiene (Italy) is one of the most innovative in the sector with over 250 industrial, design and technology patents filed

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The Deutschlandstipendium (Germany Scholarship) is celebrating its 10th anniversary and has been supporting high-achieving academics with a monthly grant, mentoring and networking events since 2011. We are especially pleased to support 2 scholarship holders within the Deutschlandstipendium of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich. Within the last 10 years, Germany’s largest public-private education partnership has become firmly

As part of the succession plan HANNOVER Finanz takes a majority stake in the dental technology company Dental Direkt GmbH. The founder and family entrepreneur Gerhard de Boer will remain as a shareholder of the company. The managing directors Marcel Brüggert and Marvin Kühme will also become shareholders. Dental Direkt, based in Spenge in North

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VR Equitypartner, INVICTO Holding and the management have sold all shares in United MedTec Holding GmbH (UMT) to the listed GESCO AG, an industrial group with market and technology-leading medium-sized companies. At the same time, the UMT subsidiaries, W. Krömker GmbH and Tragfreund GmbH, are transferred to the new owner. W. Krömker GmbH, founded in

ARMIRA has acquired a majority stake in Salesfive. Salesfive GmbH is a leading digital transformation consultancy and top five full-service Salesforce partner in German-speaking Europe.  Founded in 2017 and headquartered in Munich, Germany, Salesfive is a strategic digitalisation and IT sparring partner shaping digital transformation pathways for its clients. The company offers full-service solutions along the entire project lifecycle and across the entire

CODEX Partners advised Warburg Pincus and its portfolio company Infoniqa, a fast-growing provider of HR software and payroll services, on the acquisition of Sage Schweiz AG (“Sage Switzerland”), one of the leading HCM & ERP software vendors in the Swiss market. Warburg Pincus acquired Austria-based Infoniqa, one of the fastest growing HR software companies in


German Equity Partners V, a private equity fund managed by the independent German investment company ECM Equity Capital Management GmbH (‘ECM’), has acquired a majority stake in Ludwigsburg-based ACADEMY Group, the leading provider of invoicing, factoring, driving instructor training and franchise services in the German driving school market. GEP V acquired the shares from a