Advised on Sale of Company


ETC Gauff Solutions GmbH

Provider of software and IT services for public transport Germany

Together with a private investor, the management acquired the shares in a management buy-out of

Group of companies for consulting and infrastructure projects Germany

IMAP advises ETC-Gauff Solutions as part of a management buy-out

ETC-Gauff Solutions GmbH, a provider of software and IT services for public transport, has been taken over by the management team and a private investor as a result of an MBO.

ETC-Gauff Solutions GmbH, Germany, Berlin

As a B2B software provider, ETC focuses on the development and operation of real-time information systems, data hubs, management information and quality measurement systems, as well as IT and telematics solutions for public transport, local public transport and road traffic. The increasing digitization of these markets offers attractive growth opportunities both nationally and internationally for ETC which has generated revenues of approx. EUR 11.5 million with 83 employees in 2019.


Worldwide, the companies of are well known for consulting, planning and implementing infrastructure projects. The expertise comprises the fields of water supply, wastewater purification, environment and energy, roads, rail, mobility, it-solutions, railway systems, constructive civil engineering as well as structural engineering and infrastructure planning.


The IMAP M&A Consultants team has exclusively advised the seller of ETC and supported him in negotiating and successfully closing the transaction.