SEVEST (www.sevest.de) is a Munich-based private investment firm and affiliated with Serafin (www.serafin-gruppe.de), an investor/industrial holding with a strong track record in investing own equity in an evergreen structure in European-based SMEs which benefit from an active ownership approach.
SEVEST expands the successful “Serafin Model” to replicate the successful track record in the new LBO structure with larger deals and 3rd party investor participation. Furthermore, SEVEST has access to Serafin’s large and experienced operations team which usually only large funds or turnaround investors have, and commercial tax/legal fund structure allows for a fully transparent active ownership approach. Access to further holding resources such as HR, Legal, or Financing ensures high efficiency. A best-in-class data-driven/proactive deal origination approach on top of the existing deal flow will ensure a proprietary deal base.
- Focuses on following sectors: B2B industrial technology, adjacent business services, and related software sectors, primarily in German-speaking countries
- SEVEST invests into classic buy-outs, founder & family succession, corporate carve-outs, growth and expansion capital. In regards to majority and minority deals we are flexible to accommodate for the need of the seller
- Revenue size starting from c. 50 Mio. €, in some cases with strong growth below
- Enterprise Values range between 50 Mio. € and 150 Mio. €