AUCTUS Capital Partners AG Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

In the last 3 years, AUCTUS Capital Partners AG has acquired 6 companies.

AUCTUS Capital Partners AG’s most common sectors for investment are healthcare services (13%) and transportation (11%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (83%) and secondary buyout (11%). In total, AUCTUS Capital Partners AG has invested in 4 different countries.

In the last 3 years, AUCTUS Capital Partners AG has exited 1 company. The Firm’s most common exit type is secondary buyout (54%). AUCTUS Capital Partners AG’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2015 when it sold Career Partner for $121M.

Join Mergr to view AUCTUS Capital Partners AG’s full profile and discover more middle-market private equity firms just like it.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity54
    • M&A Buy Activity39
    • M&A Sell Activity15
  • Total Sectors Invested 19
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 9
  • M&A Advisors 3

AUCTUS Capital Partners AG

Prinzregentenstrabe 18,
Munich, 80538
Germany
+49 (89) 159 0700 00
www.auctus.com
info@auctus.com

AUCTUS Capital Partners AG targets small-cap and mid-market opportunities in German-speaking countries (primarily Germany, Switzerland and Austria). The Firm focuses on 'sustainable' companies operating in fragmented sectors with strong market positions and growth potential. AUCUTS generally looks to invest in companies valued between €10 and €100 million with revenues of €10 to €150 million. Areas of interest include healthcare, automotive, fine chemicals/pharma, IT/software, education, and business services. The Firm will consider a variety of transaction types including buy-and-build, MBOs, MBIs, and spin-offs/carve-outs. AUCTUS Capital Partners AG was formed in 2001 and is based in Munich.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Automotive, Business Services, Chemicals, Consumer Products, Education, Electronics, Engineering, Healthcare Services, Information Technology, Internet Software and Services, Life Science, Machinery, Manufacturing, Marketing, Software, Test/Measurement Equipment, Transportation

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Consolidation, Divestiture, Growth Capital

Geographic Preferences: Western Europe

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue 10 150
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size - -
Enterprise Value 10 100
values in millions of EUR

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (2.0/yr) # 29 1 3 4 1 1 39
Sell (0.4/yr) # 13 1 - - 1 - 15
vol $121M $121M
  54

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Georg Parlasca Keksfabrik GmbH 2020-02-18 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Burgdorf, Germany · www.parlasca.com
QuinScape GmbH 2019-05-16 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Dortmund, Germany · www.quinscape.de
valantic GmbH 2019-02-20 - Secondary Buyout
Munich, Germany · www.valantic.com
Oleodinamica Marchesini S.r.l. 2018-12-01 - Secondary Buyout
Mazzano , Italy · www.oleodinamicamarchesini.com
Contus Group 2018-11-13 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Berlin, Germany
Robert Bürkle GmbH 2018-09-19 - Secondary Buyout
Freudenstadt, Germany · www.buerkle-gmbh.de
Gorgeous Smiling Hotels GmbH (GS Star) 2018-03-08 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Munich, Germany · www.gsh-hotels.com
Gustoso Gruppe GmbH 2017-09-15 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Munich, Germany · www.gustoso-gruppe.de
FERNAO Networks Holding GmbH 2017-09-08 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Köln, Germany · www.fernao.com
Wellyou Verwaltungsgesellschaft mbH 2017-02-02 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Kiel, Germany · www.wellyou.eu
View All >>

Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
PharmaLex GmbH 2015-10-14 Arbour Group LLC 2020-02-10 7
Frankfurt, Germany · www.pharmalex.com Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois · www.arbourgroup.com
FERNAO Networks Holding GmbH 2017-09-08 datadirect GmbH 2018-07-20 3
Köln, Germany · www.fernao.com Freiburg, Germany · www.datadirect.de
FERNAO Networks Holding GmbH 2017-09-08 wenovate GmbH 2018-06-08 2
Köln, Germany · www.fernao.com Wolfsburg, Germany · www.wenovate.de
FERNAO Networks Holding GmbH 2017-09-08 magellan netzwerke GmbH 2018-01-01 1
Köln, Germany · www.fernao.com Cologne, Germany · www.magellan-net.de
PharmaLex GmbH 2015-10-14 Complya Consulting Group LLC 2017-06-01 6
Frankfurt, Germany · www.pharmalex.com Woburn, Massachusetts · www.complya.com
PharmaLex GmbH 2015-10-14 The Degge Group Ltd. 2017-05-02 5
Frankfurt, Germany · www.pharmalex.com Arlington, Virginia · www.deggegroup.com
PharmaLex GmbH 2015-10-14 Safis Solutions LLC 2017-04-28 4
Frankfurt, Germany · www.pharmalex.com Indianapolis, Illinois · www.safis-solutions.com
PharmaLex GmbH 2015-10-14 Arlenda S.A. 2017-01-17 3
Frankfurt, Germany · www.pharmalex.com , Belgium
PharmaLex GmbH 2015-10-14 Lindeq AS 2016-03-23 2
Frankfurt, Germany · www.pharmalex.com Oslo, Norway
PharmaLex GmbH 2015-10-14 YES Pharmaceutical Development Services GmbH 2015-10-14 1
Frankfurt, Germany · www.pharmalex.com Friedrichsdorf, Germany · www.yes-services.eu

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Healthcare Services 1 (8%) - 5 (13%) -
Transportation 1 (8%) - 4 (10%) -
Business Services 1 (8%) - 3 (8%) -
Information Technology 2 (15%) - 3 (8%) -
Machinery 1 (8%) - 3 (8%) -
Automotive - - 2 (5%) -
Chemicals - - 2 (5%) -
Consumer Services 2 (15%) - 2 (5%) -
Education - - 2 (5%) -
Life Science 1 (8%) - 2 (5%) -
Manufacturing 1 (8%) - 2 (5%) -
Restaurants 2 (15%) - 2 (5%) -
Construction - - 1 (3%) -
Electronics - - 1 (3%) -
Engineering - - 1 (3%) -
Food 1 (8%) - 1 (3%) -
Marketing - - 1 (3%) -
Metals/Mining - - 1 (3%) -
Staffing - - 1 (3%) -
Total 13 - 39 -

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
Germany 11 (85%) - 34 (87%) -
Italy 1 (8%) - 2 (5%) -
Switzerland - - 2 (5%) -
Portugal 1 (8%) - 1 (3%) -
Domestic 11 (85%) - 34 (87%) -
Cross-border 2 (15%) - 5 (13%) -
Total 13 - 39 -

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 10 (77%) - 32 (82%) -
Secondary Buyout 2 (15%) - 4 (10%) -
Divestiture - - 2 (5%) -
Consolidation 1 (8%) - 1 (3%) -
Total 13 - 39 -

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Secondary Sale 8 (53%) -
Trade Sale - Public Company 3 (20%) 121M (100%)
Trade Sale 3 (20%) -
Merger 1 (7%) -
Total 15 $121M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Mummert & Company Corporate Finance GmbH
4
Lincoln International
2
Legal Deals
CMS Legal Services EEIG
1

Deal Values

sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $121M
TOTAL $121M
Largest Career Partner GmbH
$121M (2015-12-11)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
100%
4 100%
Exited to
PE Firm(s)
57%
8 57%
Strategic(s)
43%
6 43%

 Subscribe to unlock this and 151,843
investor and company profiles

Sign-up today to get full access

  • check  Unlimited Searches
  • check  Unlimited Profile Views
  • check  Build and Export Lists of
    • PE Backed Companies
    • Direct Investors & Acquirers
    • Advisors
    • Deals
    • & More

What's Mergr?

We built Mergr to save people the arduous and time-consuming process of tracking when companies are bought, sold, and who currently owns them.

Every day, new opportunities emerge around M&A and we help professionals of all types comb through transactions, investors, and corporate acquirers via an easy-to-use web database that is accessible to anyone.

Try us for 1 week free today!

Mergr, the Easiest-to-Use PE and M&A DB


Key Benefits

  • Stay informed on events in your industry
  • M&A research that takes seconds (not all afternoon)
  • Better understand your customers and prospects
  • Discover active buyers (or sellers)
Search
  • 3.9K Private Equity Firms
  • 139K M&A Transactions
  • 148K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 3.1K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 41K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.