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OMMAX Advises on fitvia Transaction

#Digital Due Diligence#Nutrition

fitvia has a new strategic partner: Munich-based Dermapharm AG, the leading manufacturer of patent-free branded pharmaceuticals in Germany, acquired 70% of the fitvia shares. OMMAX acted as an exclusive commercial digital vendor due diligence advisor for fitvia.

fitvia has a new strategic partner: Munich-based Dermapharm AG, the leading manufacturer of patent-free branded pharmaceuticals in Germany, acquired 70% of the fitvia shares. fitvia distributes healthy foods and supplements through their online shop. The product range includes tea, muesli and additional weight control, wellness and beauty goods.

OMMAX acted as an exclusive commercial-, digital vendor due diligence advisor for fitvia. This is the OMMAX team’s third cooperation with Carlsquare within 18 months after the Styleboom (www.77onlineshop.de) and Bogensportwelt (www.bogensportwelt.de) transactions. These successful deals confirm that OMMAX possesses a leading position as a commercial digital due diligence advisor in the field of e-commerce.
 

We are delighted to be a part of this great success and are happy that fitvia found a strong partner for a prospering future. It is always a pleasure to work together with the highly professional Carlsquare team.

Dr. Stefan Sambol, Partner & Co-founder

About fitvia

With an international team of 60 employees, fitvia is one of the most successful healthy lifestyle start-ups in Europe. The Wiesbaden-based company was founded by Sebastian Merkhoffer in 2014 and is seen as a pioneer of influencer marketing. fitvia makes healthy lifestyle products accessible to everyone and pursues the vision of making the world a bit healthier and happier. Passion for products with the highest quality, careful expertise and a strongly customer-oriented philosophy form the foundations for success. Today, fitvia supplies its premium lifestyle products worldwide in seven countries. fitvia now makes approximately 50 percent of its sales abroad. Since the end of 2018 the company has also offered cosmetics in the beauty sector under the bellavia brand in addition to food and supplements.

OMMAX acted as an exclusive commercial digital vendor due diligence advisor for fitvia. 

About Carlsquare

Carlsquare offers integrated cross-border M&A advice for medium-sized transactions. Carlsquare – a partner-managed corporate finance boutique – assists companies and their shareholders in achieving their strategic goals. Carlsquare is represented in Europe by 70 employees in Berlin, Copenhagen, Hamburg, London, Munich and Stockholm.

Do you want to know more about OMMAX’s experience in transaction advisory? Get in touch with Dr. Stefan Sambol: stefan.sambol@ommax.de

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