“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

MMC Filmstudio

Studio complex "Coloneum" of the portfolio company MMC Studios in Cologne-Ossendorf on the day of the German Television Award


“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

Mitarbeiter in Fabrik

Copper kettles for coating and refining confectionery at a production site of the former portfolio company Schluckwerder


“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

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


“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

Mitarbeiterfoto Firma VulkaTec

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

Smart money with plenty of drive for crisis-proof corporate success. This is what Novum Capital stands for.


Find out about where Novum Capital is making a difference.

“Novum Capital’s uncon­ventionality is special in the German market.”

In this interview, Dr. Dietmar Bauer reports about his role as Operating Partner at Novum Capital and provides insights into his day-to-day work as an investor and private equity advisor.

Novum Capital initiates fund for further investments in the media sector

MMC, one of the top 3 film and television studio operators in Europe, is now part of a continuation vehicle of Novum Capital. The initiated media fund is intended to facilitate further corporate acquisitions in the film business.

Novum Capital acquires Gumtree UK and

Effective 30 November 2021, Novum Capital welcomes the two leading online classifieds marketplaces Gumtree UK and to its portfolio family!

Kartesia to finance MMC Group

On 30 July 2021, Novum Capital has recapitalised its portfolio company MMC with a 40 million euros financing package provided by Kartesia.

Novum Capital sells incinerator bottom ash processor C.C. Umwelt to Blue Phoenix Group

On 9 February 2021, Novum Capital sold its portfolio company C.C. Umwelt to the Blue Phoenix Group, a slag recycling company based in Rotterdam (Netherlands).

Schluckwerder becomes part of Valeo Foods

Novum Capital sells marzipan manufacturer Schluckwerder to Dublin, Ireland-based food business Valeo Foods. The sale and purchase agreement was signed on 11 January 2021.

Abfüllung Schluckwerder