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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

DPE invests in leading IT services provider BE-terna

Company aims to enlarge service portfolio
DPE supports BE-terna in its expansion

Munich/Innsbruck/Leipzig, November 27, 2018. more

DPE sells expertum to Belgian ASAP HR Group

Started as a “greenfield investment” in 2010 – today, one of the leading German recruiting platforms
Growth through buy & build strategy to €90 million of sales
From supplier of temporary labour to provider of comprehensive HR-solutions

Munich, September 21, 2018. more

DPE sells J.H. Ziegler GmbH to Japan’s Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd.

Sales have increased under DPE management from € 44 million (2013) to € 75 million (2018e)
Number of employees has grown by more than 50 % to over 400
The company has successfully developed into a global market leader
Significant investments promise further growth

Munich, July 30, 2 more