“The multimillion investments by our shareholder have allowed us to become a technology leader in our industry. And we have shifted our focus back to our core business. Novum Capital came at the right time and has been a stroke of luck for us.”

— Dieter Kersting, Managing Director and co-owner of C.C. Umwelt

Locaction of the portfolio company C.C. Umwelt at the Rhine harbour in Krefeld


“Novum Capital has implemented a succession solution for our former owner Rolf Schluckwerder that safeguards our employment and locations and provided for a smooth transition with the newly appointed competent management team.”

— Ingo Frolin, Chairman of the Works Council of Schluckwerder

Copper kettles for coating and refining confectionery with icing sugar or cocoa powder at the largest production site of the portfolio company Schluckwerder in Adendorf


“Our business model has great potential. That is why we needed a united shareholder base and an investor to advance it. Novum Capital did just that. The 50 percent increase in revenue speaks for itself.”

— Dirk Riebensahm, former Managing Partner of VulkaTec Riebensahm, a company Novum Capital sold to roof systems specialist Bauder in 2020

Workforce of the former portfolio company VulkaTec with a Turbolift® truck capable of delivering roof substrates at up to 50 metres in height via a hose line


“When Novum Capital acquired MMC Studios and Crosscast at the same time and then merged them, it was a genius move. This new business combination opens up new growth opportunities, for example in eSports and outside broadcasting.”

— Jens Wolf, Managing Director and co-owner of MMC Studios/Crosscast

Location of the portfolio company MMC Studios in Cologne on the day of the German Television Award

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Major players invest in Novum Capital Fund II

Three months after the first closing in December 2019, Novum Capital has closed its second institutional investment fund on 19 March 2020, at the hard cap of 150 million euros.

VulkaTec sold to roof systems specialist Bauder

On 28 February 2020, Novum Capital sold its stake in roof and urban greening company, Vulkatec Riebensahm, to family-owned roofing expert, Bauder, five years after its entry.

Novum Capital acquires MMC Studios

Effective 25 June 2019, Novum Capital has purchased TV and film studio operator, MMC Studios, and intends to merge it with Crosscast, a specialist for outside broadcasting and eSports.

Novum Capital realises succession for Schluckwerder

Novum Capital has acquired the Schluckwerder Group, a German manufacturer of marzipan, nougat and chocolate specialities, including Lübeck-based marzipan manufacturer Erasmi & Carstens.

Successful financing for C.C. Umwelt

Novum Capital has successfully recapitalised its portfolio company, C.C. Umwelt, as of 31 May 2019. New financing partners are senior lending fund, Kartesia Senior Opportunities I, and Deutsche Bank.