Deal Announcement

goetzpartners conducted the Commercial Due Diligence of univativ for Triton Partners

28. June 2017


An affiliate of Triton Partners ("Triton") has signed an agreement to acquire univativ Group (“univativ”), a leading German provider of specialized personnel services. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval in relevant jurisdictions and is expected to close following receipt of those approvals.

About univativ

univativ Group consists of two core brands: univativ and provativ. univativ, a personnel service provider that specialises in placing young professionals, has been successfully providing student specialists to more than 250 customers in all sectors. Its talent pool includes around 7,000 students and graduates at around 60 renowned universities. With 14 branch offices in Germany and Switzerland, univativ employs more than 1,200 people.

provativ is a personnel service provider that specialised in the placement of experienced, freelance IT experts. provativ has two branches in Germany.

About Triton Partners

Triton Partners seeks to invest in and support the positive development of medium-sized businesses headquartered in Europe, focusing on businesses in the Industrial, Business Services and Consumer/Health sectors.

Triton Partners seeks to contribute to the building of better businesses for the longer term. Triton Partners and its executives strive to be agents of positive change towards sustainable operational improvements and growth. The 29 companies currently in Triton's portfolio have combined sales of around €13.9 billion and around 86,000 employees.

Triton Partners has dedicated teams of professionals based in Germany, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States, China, Luxembourg and Jersey.

goetzpartners Team

Dr. Wolfram Römhild
Managing Director

Dr. Cedric Duvinage

Lars Timmer
Senior Consultant

Julian Ehlert
Associate Consultant

Alexander Geisinger
Associate Consultant