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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

New addition to AWK Group strengthens presence in Europe and Asia

Consulting firms AWK Group and Ginkgo Management Consulting grow to 800 advisors and strengthen footprint in Europe and Asia through merger with Quint Group

Zurich / Hamburg, June 18, 2021: Consulting
firms AWK Group & Ginkgo Management Consulting announce their next merger:
Quint Group, wi more

DPE acquires majority in Engelmann Sensors from NORD Holding and capiton

Funds advised by DPE Deutsche Private Equity (“DPE”) acquired a majority stake in Engelmann Sensor GmbH, Wiesloch from NORD Holding Unternehmensbeteiligungsgesellschaft mbH and capiton AG. more

AWK Group goes international: Partnership with Ginkgo Management Consulting

Together, the companies form a powerful
consulting group for digital transformation with a turnover of around CHF 100

Zurich, 16. February 2021 – AWK Group joins forces with Ginkgo Management Consulting, based in Hamburg. 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