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DPE announces the final closing of DPE IV, raising €1bn

MUNICH, 8th September 2020 – DPE Deutsche Private Equity (“DPE”), the leading specialist growth investor in the DACH region, is pleased to announce the successful first and final close of DPE Deutschland IV Fund (“DPE IV” or “the Fund”) at its hard cap of €1bn. more

TALOS joins AWK Group

AWK strengthens its financial services practice through the acquisition
of specialist TALOS Management Consultants

Zurich, September 28, 2020 – TALOS Management Consultants, with offices in Zurich and Luxembourg, joins AWK Group. more

Sights set on growth: DPE acquires majority stake in ballistic defense provider Mehler Vario System

Mehler Vario System generates revenues of more than €100 million with a
workforce of 600 employeesGrowth capital for European market leader in the field of ballistic
defense systemsMehler Vario System is planning to expand market leadership and forge
ahead with its double-digit growth through ong more

DPE strengthens its commitment to sustainable investing

DPE Deutsche Private Equity (DPE) has just signed the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). more

DPE sells a majority stake in PharmaZell a German manufacturer of niche active pharmaceutical ingredients

– Double-digit annual growth

– Industry-leading margins

– Sales almost doubled

Munich, 17. Februar 2020. more

DPE stake in Centogene: Successful NASDAQ flotation

Munich/Rostock/Cambridge, MA, USA. November
12, 2019 – Innovative biotech company Centogene, in which DPE Deutsche Private
Equity (DPE) is the major shareholder, has completed a successful flotation on
the New York tech stock exchange NASDAQ, bringing Centogene a gross 56 million US dollars. more

DPE sells stake in First Sensor AG to TE Connectivity

Successful expansion of the business
Technology leadership consolidated
World-leading sensor equipment supplier under new ownership

Munich/Berlin, May 28, 2019. more

DPE invests in leading construction restoration specialist Massenberg

Specialist provider of high-quality renovation of civil engineering structures (concrete repair and corrosion protection)
DPE provides growth capital to actively consolidate the construction restoration market
Goal: significantly expand market leadership through organic growth and acquisi more

DPE invests in valantic

Leading solutions provider for digital transformation with c. € 120 million in revenue
DPE to accelerate growth trajectory
Founding shareholders and management will retain a substantial stake in the Company (>25%)

Munich, 18 February 2019. more

Twice Successful: DPE wins two Golden Private Equity Exchange Awards

Awarded as best growth financier in Europe and as best buy-out fund in the German-speaking world – investment philosophy of the Munich investment house convinced international jury

DPE Deutsche Private Equity (DPE) was twice successful at the prestigious Private Equity Exchange & Awards: th more