FINVIA receives double-digit million investment from HANNOVER Finanz
Hanover — FINVIA is expanding its business capacities and further developing digitalization in wealth management and family office. 20 m capital measure from HANNOVER Finanz, private investors and employees Investment will be used to further expand the customer offering and accelerate growth.
The basis of FINVIA’s Multi Family Office services is the digital FINVIA platform. In order to strengthen the growth trend and further expand the technology platform, FINVIA is now being supported by equity partner HANNOVER Finanz and other renowned investors.
The entry of the professional investors is intended to drive the company’s growth trend to date and the further expansion of the digital platform. FINVIA has developed its technology platform for a future-oriented wealth management and family office in-house with more than 20 developers, UX specialists and other experts. All aspects of the service, from strategic asset allocation and all relevant investment classes to controlling and reporting, are personally supported by experienced family officers who also provide digital support.
The long-term horizon of HANNOVER Finanz’s investments was also a key factor in the strategic partnership. In addition to the capital measure, HANNOVER Finanz also supports FINVIA with operational expertise as well as a broad network and strong roots in the SME sector in the DACH region. HANNOVER Finanz is backed by a number of renowned investors with a deep understanding of the financial industry. FINVIA employees and other Family & Friends investors also participate in the capital measure of more than 20 million euros.
“We look back on a very successful time since our foundation in 2020. We set out with no less a goal than to revolutionize the family office segment, and I am proud to say that we have achieved this milestone. The demand for our services is remarkable, so now is the right time to set the course for progressive growth,” said Torsten Murke (photo), CEO at FINVIA. “In HANNOVER Finanz, we have the perfect partner to provide us with expert support during this important growth phase. FINVIA thus creates all the conditions for further scaling and profitable growth.”
Goetz Hertz-Eichenrode, CEO of HANNOVER Finanz: “FINVIA’s success impresses us: within less than two years, FINVIA already manages more than €3.5 billion on the digital platform — and the trend is still rising sharply. With an eye on future growth, a focus on digitization, a clear unique selling proposition and a highly experienced founding team, FINVIA matches HANNOVER Finanz’s investment focus.”
FINVIA is a multi family office based in Frankfurt am Main. The company combines excellent advice and proven family office services with the possibilities of digital technologies to make modern wealth orchestration at family office level accessible to a much broader target group. At the same time, FINVIA takes a holistic approach that addresses all of its clients’ concerns about their assets — giving them access to all asset classes, including alternative assets. FINVIA was founded in 2020 by Torsten Murke (CEO), Reinhard Panse (CIO), Hanna Cimen (COO), Christian Neuhaus (CCO), Marc Sonnleitner (CLO) and Valentin Bohländer (CPO). The 70-strong company manages assets worth EUR 3.5 billion (as of January 2022). www.finvia.fo
The deal team was advised by
Bröskamp Consulting for Commercial Due Diligence (Dr. Udo Bröskamp, Dr. Thorsten Dylla);
Ebner Stolz for financial and tax due diligence (Dr. Christoph Eppinger, Nadine Kißner, Alexander Euchner, Tobias Schupp);
YPOG for Legal Due Diligence (Dr. Benjamin Ulrich, Emma Peters).
FINVIA was legally advised by Momentum Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater.
About the HANNOVER Finanz Group
Founded in 1979, HANNOVER Finanz has more than 40 years of experience as an equity partner for SMEs. The private equity house with headquarters in Hanover and an office in Vienna is one of the first venture capitalists for the DACH region in Germany and is an owner-managed investment company in its second generation. Well-known companies such as Fielmann, Rossmann and AIXTRON have realized their growth with equity capital from HANNOVER Finanz and taken advantage of its entrepreneurial support. Since its founding, the equity partner for SMEs has completed over 250 projects and invested over two billion euros. Investment opportunities are mainly growth financing and succession planning for solid medium-sized companies with annual sales of 20 million euros or more. In addition to majority shareholdings, the HANNOVER Finanz Group is one of the few investment companies in Germany to acquire minority interests. The portfolio currently includes around 40 companies. www.hannoverfinanz.de