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Proventis Partners advised Lingua World

GTN Group AG has sold all shares of Lingua World to the Belgian language service provider ElaN Languages. In the transaction process, which was accompanied by Proventis Partners as M&A advisor, all shares were sold to ElaN in a share deal. The current CEO Tom Jordi Ruesch remains on board and will expand together with ElaN through acquisitions as part of a buy&build strategy.

Proventis Partners successfully supported the shareholders as exclusive M&A advisor in the preparation and execution of the transaction, which was particularly characterized by the complex shareholder structure. The consulting services included the execution of a structured transaction process, the consolidation of the financials of the complex corporate structure,

the preparation of marketing and transaction documents, the identification and approach of potential investors including management presentations as well as the support during due diligence and transaction negotiations. With this transaction, Proventis Partners was once again able to demonstrate its expertise and network in the field of language services as well as the execution of competitive processes. The Proventis Partners transaction team: Rainer Wieser (Partner, Munich) and Bastian Siefert (Analyst, Munich).

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