Cipio News

Werner Dreesbach, Managing Partner of Cipio Partners, was a featured speaker at the German Business Angels Day hosted by BAND (Business Angels Network Germany).

Werner spoke on the First Conference Day of the event, which took place March 11 – 12 at the Frankfurt chamber of industry and commerce.

In an interactive workshop Werner and fellow panelists, including members of Osborne Clarke, QIAGEN GmbH, YOUCOOK GmbH and eventurecat GmbH, discussed, inter alia, the importance […]

March, 2012|Cipio News

Cipio Partners acquires Dutch fund MB Venture Capital Fund I

Luxembourg – December 14, 2011 – Cipio Partners, a leading international investment and advisory firm in the Secondary Directs market, today announced the purchase of all assets of MB Venture Capital Fund I (“MBVC I”), a private equity fund headquartered in the Netherlands. MB Venture Capital Fund I’s investment […]

December, 2011|Cipio News

Cipio Partners at SuperInvestor

Tom Anthofer spoke on the Secondary Market Day of the event, which took place November 15-18 at The Westin Grand in Paris.

In a discussion of the Direct Secondaries market, Tom and fellow panelists discussed the continued growth of the secondary market within private equity and the underlying causes, such […]

November, 2011|Cipio News

Cipio Partners at “unquote” Deutsche Private Equity Congress, an annual Private Equity conference hosted by Incisive Media Investments Ltd, London

Tom Anthofer spoke at the full-day event held at Munich’s Four Seasons Hotel about the secondaries market with a focus on Europe and, in particular, Germany and Switzerland. Tom and other speakers, including representatives from Adveq, Alpinvest, Capital Dynamics and Greenpark Capital, discussed the broader trends in deal flow […]

October, 2011|Cipio News

Cipio Partners Fund VI: Second Investors’ Day

The Cipio team hosted the Limited Partners of Cipio Partners Fund VI in Munich for the annual Investors’ Day. The Managing Partners reported on the last twelve months of activity of the fund and provided an outlook. Further time was dedicated to exploring the competitive environment and deal flow […]

September, 2011|Cipio News

Cipio Partners makes David Mes a Senior Principal

Luxembourg/Munich/San Jose, CA – August 1, 2011

Cipio Partners, a leading investment management and advisory firm in the Global Secondary Directs market, announces the promotion of David Mes to Senior Principal. Cipio Partners announces the promotion of David Mes to Senior Principal. David has been with the firm in its Silicon […]

August, 2011|Cipio News

Cipio Partners promotes Diana Meyel and Roland Dennert to Managing Partners effective July 1

Luxembourg/Munich/San Jose, CA – July 5, 2011

Cipio Partners, a leading secondary direct investment firm, promotes Diana Meyel and Roland Dennert to Managing Partners effective July 1.

Diana Meyel has more than 10 years of experience in the private equity industry. She started at Cipio Partners in 2005 and became the […]

Annual list of “Awards for Excellence in Private Equity” released.

UK-headquartered “Financial News”, the most widely read European publisher to the Financial Services industry, and “Private Equity News”, the leading publisher focused on all aspects of the private equity industry, both part of the Dow Jones group of companies, today released their annual list of “Awards for Excellence in […]

March, 2011|Cipio News

Cipio Partners announces Final Closing of Secondary Direct fund at € 137 million

Luxembourg – January 26, 2011
Cipio Partners, Europe’s leading secondary direct investment firm, announced the final closing of Cipio Partners Fund VI S.C.S., SICAR (“CPF VI”), a Luxembourg limited partnership. The fund was committed by multiple European and global institutional investors, family offices as well as the general partner. Cipio Partners […]

January, 2011|Cipio News

Sale of buyVIP SL to Amazon, Inc.

Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold buyVIP SL to Amazon, Inc. The acquisition enables both Amazon’s entry into the Spanish market and into the “private sales” business. Cipio Partners was an investor alongside Kennet Partners, Bertelsmann and others and was the largest shareholder of the company.

October, 2010|Cipio News