Food & Beverage

Food & Service Gruppe GmbH

Food wholesale Germany

has been acquired by

Finatem Fonds Management Verwaltungs GmbH

Financial investor Germany

IMAP advised the shareholders of the Food & Service Group on the sale to Finatem Beteiligungsgesellschaft

Financial investor Steadfast Capital has sold its shares in the Food & Service Group, a successful food service delivery wholesaler supplying customers from the gastronomy and trade, to Finatem Beteiligungsgesellschaft. Finatem, based in Frankfurt, is a leading, independent private equity investor with a focus on the German SME sector. The current management team will remain with the company and plans to successfully continue the buy and build strategy with Finatem.

Food & Service Gruppe GmbH, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany

The company was founded in 1960 as a family business, whose members have been working in the management ever since. As a delivery wholesaler with over 4,000 food and non-food items and three locations in Germany, the Food & Service Group covers the needs of canteen kitchens, German and Ethnic restaurants and snack bars.

Finatem Fonds Management Verwaltungs GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany 

As a leading and independent partner-managed investment company, Finatem invests through majority holdings in companies with business activities or know-how in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The focus of investments is primarily on medium-sized companies. Finatem sees itself as a partner of the portfolio company and its management. 


IMAP M&A Consultants AG initiated the transaction on behalf of the Food & Service Group and handled it in all its phases.