Frankfurt am Main, 15 October 2018
SKYE PARTNERS has provided legal advice to Beyond Capital Partners Fund I, advised by Beyond Capital Partners GmbH, on its takeover of a majority stake in BigCityBeats Group, Frankfurt am Main. The parties have agreed not to disclose the terms of the transaction.
Since its foundation in 2005, the BigCityBeats Group has established itself as one of the leading producers and organizers of stadium events for club music, creating a global brand with its “World Club Dome” brand. Together with Beyond Capital Partners, the international roll-out of BigCityBeats as well as their brands and event formats “World Club Dome”, “World Club Dome – Winter Edition”, “Zero Gravity” and “World Club Dome Cruise Edition” will be promoted globally.
As an investment company focusing on companies in the segments of software, technology and business services, Beyond Capital Partners has successfully established itself in the German and European private equity mid-cap segment in recent years. As part of its investment approach, Beyond Capital Partners invests in profitable medium-sized companies in the DACH region with annual revenues between € 10 million to € 100 million, which are looking for an experienced Private Equity investor to accompany their future growth. Beyond Capital Partners sees itself as a creative source of ideas, as a sparring partner and above all as an entrepreneur for the further development of the companies they support.
The SKYE PARTNERS consulting team, specializing in M &A and Private Equity, advised Beyond Capital Partners for the first time on the legal issues required for the transaction, the due diligence process and the coordination of the transaction.
Advisors to Beyond Capital Partners:
SKYE PARTNERS, Frankfurt a.M.: Christoph Breithaupt (lead), Holger Scheer, Jana Kalbfleisch & Julia Rosigkeit (all M&A/Private Equity), Bettina Carr-Alinson (BCALaw – Commercial, IT/IP).
Advisors tot he Sellers:
Schalast & Partner, Frankfurt a.M.: Gregor Wedell, Sven Bösing (both Corporate / M&A).
About SKYE PARTNERS:
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