Göttingen Corporate Finance is a leading advisory firm for
small to midcap technology driven companies.
We provide M&A, fundraising and strategic advisory to
exceptional entrepreneurs and companies.
Our team combines in-depth investment banking knowledge, a passion for technology, entrepreneurial experience, financial acumen and a keen sense for what
will count tomorrow.
Our clients are companies from various industries ranging in maturity from first product sales to double-digit million in revenues where a
scalable business model meets a fast growing market.
Our commitment is strong.
We deliver excellence in deal execution.
We get things done.
As well - respected partner we accompany and support entrepreneurs, shareholders and
investors on the pathway to exit. In our core sectors we have established strong ties to
relevant industry leaders globally. Whether you are considering a full or partial sale we
know how to structure a stringent and successful process.
We purely focus on buy and sell side transactions in the small to midcap segment.
In the past decade GCF’s senior management has established access to financial and strategic
investors who share our passion about technology. Based on long-term relationships we have
direct access to world’s leading venture capital & private equity funds, corporate venture
funds, strategic and private investors.
We purely focus on equity investments.
As sparring partner to founders, shareholders and investors we help to prepare companies for
a transaction, outline options and unlock the full potential to realize maximum value. We
guide you to the answers of the questions such as: Is it a good time to raise equity or sell
my company? Who will invest or buy my company? What does a partial exit mean to my business?
How does the market value my company? Is my company ready for a transaction?
We purely focus on strategic advice in preparation of a financial transaction.
E-mobility & Energy Storage
Publishing & Media
Machine Learning & AI
Timo worked for 6 years with Bryan, Garnier & Co, the leading European M&A firm. As Director
he was responsible for cross-border M&A and fundraising transactions for European technology
companies focusing on smart industries. Before, he was a member of the investment team at
Glotec Ventures, a €70m Munich-based family office with focus on cleantech and energy
investments. From 2005 to 2007 Timo advised the Archon Group on performing and
non-performing real estate portfolios. At Golding Capital Partners, a global fund-of-fund
private equity investor, Timo gained an excellent overview of the global private equity
industry. He started his career in the financial industrie at the Insurance Group of
Timo holds a M.Sc. degree in Bioengineering from Munich University of Applied Sciences and a Diploma in patent engineering from The FernUniversität in Hagen.
Timo is a passionate motorcyclist, scuba diver and hunter.
Niladri has a strong track record in supporting buy and sell-side firms across property and
industrial sectors. He is an expert in providing market intelligence and transaction support
to clients based in Europe and North America. Moreover, he founded Alchemy Research and
Analytics, a market intelligence company based in India. Previously, Niladri established an
offshore team to support the acquisition and asset management functions of a large UK-based
real estate private equity firm with £1.5 bn AUM. He graduated from the Institute of
Management Technology (Ghaziabad) in India with an MBA majoring in Finance. He also has a
Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University.
Niladri is an avid Cricket fan and likes to travel in his free time.
Jan has 8 years of experience as an Independent Financial Advisor advising his clients with
a focus on investment funds and investment-based insurance solutions. Jan spent an exchange
semester at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, Colombia. He is graduating from
the University of Göttingen with an MA in Economics.
Jan has Bachelor of Economics & English from the University of Göttingen, Germany.
Jan is a determined American Football player and enjoys broadening his horizon by travelling throughout the world.
Luis joined GCF as trainee to enrich his business administration studies with hands-on
During several internships he dived into strategic consulting and the financial industry.
While engaged for a German mid-cap advisory firm he gained experience in M&A and while with Tavira,
a London based global financial services firm, came in touch with the basics of distressed asset management.
Luis is a very committed skier during the winter and seasoned wakeboarder in summer.
Markus joined GCF as trainee to complete his excellent academic record in Business Informatics with valuable and practical experience.
During his studies Markus joined the local student consultancy and took new challenges early on by being a member of the board and representing the association in front of partners and customers.
Furthermore, he enriched his quantitative knowledge through his engagement as a tutor for statistics.
Markus is an enthusiastic fan of e-sports and likes to visit cities throughout Europe.
Interview with our former client Staplerkönig on how to raise money in challenging times.
Dr. Helmut Fallmann, CEO of Fabasoft AG who acquired Xpublisher GmbH in 2019, about digital transformation, the impact of Corona and his plans to support entrepreneurship.
Göttingen Corporate Finance acts as sole financial advisor to Staplerkönig on its successful transaction with the Kramp Group.
The historically gradual rise in digital healthcare service got fast-tracked with COVID-19 outbreak. Statutory universal health coverage is among the policy drivers. Product development is increasingly marked by a compressed development schedule.
Affordability, low-carbon footprint and congestion-reduction are key factors in micro-mobility for both consumers and governments. Smartphone penetration, together with technology-enablers such as wireless charging and battery swapping play a major role in adoption.
Globally, the rise in incidence of frauds and the focus on user experience fuels the digital identity market. BFSI industry is the most important in deployment of such systems reflecting the digitalisation in financial services.
Distance education assumed top position in EdTech business after mobility restrictions were imposed in the aftermath of COVID-19 outbreak in 2020. A sustained growth is thus projected, to be led predominantly by the Mobile Learning segment.
Globally, rapid growth in document management software market is led by the financial and healthcare sectors. Europe and North America drive most of the growth prospects. System integration and cybersecurity could be the barriers to get around.
Demand for the government software and technology is across federal, state and local authorities to cater to rising levels of citizen engagement. Cloud-based software acquired a significant momentum, for its amenability to multiple systems as well as scalability.
Göttingen Corporate Finance acts as sole Financial advisor to Xpublisher on its successful sale of a 60% stake to Fabasoft AG.