Clearwater International acted as sole financial adviser to a group of private shareholders on the sale of 100% of the share capital of mediafinanz AG to Tesch Inkasso GmbH, a portfolio company of Avedon Capital Partners.
mediafinanz AG, established in 2000, is a leading TÜV-certified debt and risk management company. The company’s service portfolio mainly consists of debt management services, such as national and international debt collection, legal collection and long-term monitoring, but also comprises risk management solutions such as credit information services and address searches. Its clients include IT and online service providers, e-commerce companies and payment and B2B service providers.
Tesch Inkasso Group is a leading German debt collection business with some 330 employees serving predominantly blue-chip clients across the telecommunications, utility, insurance and banking, and retail and e-commerce markets.
Clearwater International advised the private investors, led by managing partner Axel Oltmann with support from associate director Daniel Weber and analyst Max Berkemeier.