- Frankfurter Bankgesellschaft (Schweiz) AG (“FBG”) is “The Private Bank“ of the Sparkassen Finanzgruppe and owned by Helaba, one of the leading banks in the financial centre of Frankfurt am Main.
- IMAP M&A Consultants AG (“IMAP”) is the leading German M&A and corporate finance adviser to mid-sized companies and their owners. The Mannheim based entity is part of the global IMAP organisation, one of the world’s largest M&A consultancies for mid-sized companies.
- The transaction is a long-term strategic succession solution for the majority shareholders of IMAP. FBG has entered into a share purchase agreement to acquire around 75% of IMAP. Just under 25% of the shares remain with the founders and management of IMAP. Through this transaction, FBG broadens its service offering to family businesses in the future.
- CFM was mandated by FBG as exclusive financial advisor to provide the full range of M&A services.