L42 Capital Partners GmbH advises corporates in the following fields:

  • capital markets transactions (Pre-IPO / IPO / capital increases)
  • M&A (buy side / sell side)
  • interim management
  • technology transfer / licensing transactions
  • strategic advisory (specialising on organisation, restructuring and market entry)

All the eight senior partners at L42 Capital look back at more than 20 years of professional experience each in management positions in various industries and in investment banking. In addition, four of the partners are active business angels holding numerous start-up participations.

Each transaction is led by two senior partners so that all major work is done or at least supervised by a senior partner in close contact with the client.

Criteria for financing

  • clear-cut corporate strategy and investment story
  • convincing, passionate management team
  • product or service after market entry in a growth industry
  • professioal reporting and controlling
  • break-even/EBITDA-positive within maximum two more years

Clear idea on transaction structure (valuation / size of transaction / time frame) by owners and management.

Financing volume

At least EUR 1 Mio.

Scope of services

  • structuring and management of transactions (capital markets / M&A)
  • preparation of the client for due diligence
  • company valuation
  • contacting investors
  • interim management
  • technology transfer / licensing

Reference data

  • lifebrain AG: EUR 116m equity – 2013-2016
  • Alphary AG: managing all financing rounds / holding CFO position – 2014-2018
  • INCO: transaction advisory (2015)
  • Quidenus Group: managing all financing rounds / holding CFO position – since 2015
  • VARTA: IPO advisory (Frankfurt) - 2016
  • DeepNature: managing all financing rounds / holding CFO position – since 2016
  • ooom Holding GmbH: advisory in seed round and round A / holding CFO position – 2016/17
  • RoboWunderlkind: EUR 0.5m equity – 2017
  • Shopimore AG: advisory for IPO in Dusseldorf plus capital increase for 0.5m EUR / holding CFO position – since 2017
  • Fresh & Bold Capital: EUR 11m equity - 2017-2018
  • Twingz: EUR 1m equity / holding CFO position – since 2018
  • Home Power Solutions: EUR 4m equity – 2018
  • Market leader in Cyber Security: sell-side M&A (EUR 20-30m equity) – pending




Walfischgasse 8/34
A-1010 Vienna


Contact persons

Markus Pernusch
Managing Partner
T +43 676 7385380

Martin Hinteregger
Managing Partner
T +43 699 136 95 950