DEG Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 24
  • Investments
  • 142
  • Portfolio
  • 75
  • Exits
  • 58

DEG General Information


Founded in 1962, DEG is a private equity firm based in Cologne, Germany. The firm is a subsidiary of the KfW Group. The firms seek to invest in local small and medium-sized companies. The firm prefers to invest in companies operating in the agricultural, industrial, infrastructure, services, renewable energy, transport, utilities and telecommunications, financial institutions, and funds sectors.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
German Association for Economic Cooperation
Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Investment Bank
Impact Investing
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • Kämmergasse 22
  • 50676 Cologne
  • Germany
+49 0221 00000

DEG Investments & Acquisitions (142)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
000000 (00) 09-Dec-2021 00 000000000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
00000 (00000000 00 01-Dec-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Internet Retail Generating Revenue
00000 30-Nov-2021 0000000000 0000 Home Furnishings Generating Revenue
000000000 00000000 25-Nov-2021 00 000000000 0000 Consumer Finance Generating Revenue 000000000 00000000
DrugStoc 15-Nov-2021 Early Stage VC 00.00 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue
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DEG Exits (58)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
0000 000000000000 16-Dec-2021 000 0000
000000 00000000000 13-Dec-2021 0000000000
0000 00000 02-Nov-2021 000000000000000000 000.00
000000 00000 26-Aug-2021 000 00 00000000
Helios Towers 16-Jun-2021 Public Investment 2nd Offering 00000
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DEG Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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DEG Team (45)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Herbert Baumgartner Director 0 0 Bangkok, Thailand
Jochen von Frowein Director Cologne, Germany
Natalie de Wit Director Cologne, Germany
Shuhrat Mirzalimov Director Portfolio Management, South Asia Cologne, Germany
Jan Schroeder-Hohenwarth Director, Special Operations Cologne, Germany
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