by Montis CF
Deal Announcement: MONTIS Corporate Finance acts as exclusive advisor to the shareholders of tripado GmbH on the sale of the company to a strategic buyer in the online travel industry
MONTIS Corporate Finance acted as the exclusive advisor to the shareholders of tripado GmbH on the sale of the majority stake to a strategic buyer in the online travel industry. The online travel agency tripado is listed by all relevant metaseachers (e.g. Skyscanner, momondo, Swoodoo) and is well-established within the online travel segment generating sales of EUR 37 millions. In addition to scheduled and charter flights of more than 170 airlines, the product portfolio includes holiday packages, hotels, rental cars and travel insurance services. As part of a larger online travel group, tripado is set to benefit from significant synergy effects, as a greater part of the supply chain is covered within the group leading to higher margin potentials. Further growth will be driven primarily by internationalization.
Nico Tscherven, managing partner of tripado GmbH: "The acquisition puts tripado in an excellent position for future internationalization and market penetration. This enables us to exploit further expansion opportunities. MONTIS Corporate Finance supported us throughout the entire process in a highly committed and professional manner and was the perfect sparring partner in all talks and negotiations".
Tripado is an online travel agency offering flights, hotels, holiday packages, car rentals and insurances therefore covering the entire spectrum of travel services. With tickets from over 170 airlines, tripado is listed by all well-known metasearchers worldwide. The company generated revenues of 37 millions euro in the past financial year. www.tripado.de
About MONTIS Corporate Finance
MONTIS offers corporate finance advisory services with a focus on M&A and private equity/ venture capital in the areas of software, information technology, digital, media & internet, consumer & retail, industrials and business services. The team disposes of many years of experience as well as an excellent international network to financial investors and strategic buyers. MONTIS Corporate Finance has offices in Frankfurt am Main and Aschaffenburg. www.montis-cf.com
Thorsten Hackspiel, Managing Partner
Christian Eckhardt, Director
Fabian Krug, Analyst