Founded in 1998, Melcofin is an independent M&A and corporate finance ’boutique’ advisory firm operating from Frankfurt, Paris and Johannesburg.
Melcofin provides advisory services to family-owned companies, listed companies, early-stage technology and growth companies as well as larger family offices in German-and French speaking Europe, South Africa and the UK.
Melcofin has developed and cultivated an M&A and banking partner network in both developed and emerging markets. Melcofin and its clients benefit from the connectivity of its senior advisors, particularly in German-speaking Europe, France and South Africa.
Relationship-driven and discretion
Melcofin places emphasis on its long-standing merchant banking traditions, such as discretion and confidentiality.
A long term partner
M&A Transaction support
Managing a discreet M&A sales projects and providing execution support from the beginning to the end, be it in respect of bilateral sales discussions with one party, a limited or a broader sales process involving a smaller and focused group of buyers
Support throughout the process
Manage an M&A buy-side process by supporting clients to identify and present targets, help buy-side clients to approach and unlock targets that are known to clients with the view to providing execution support throughout an M&A buy-process
Alexander von Mellenthin
Dietrich von Stackelberg
Juan Nicolás Piñeros Petersen
We have long-standing links to larger banking or investment banking ‘boutique’ businesses in different developed and emerging markets.
This is underpinned by Melcofin & Co. cooperating with Namier Capital, London thus leveraging of complementary networks to strategic groups in Nordic European countries and a broader investor base.
Examples of completed M&A transactions for larger and mid-sized family owned as well as listed corporates