History & Experience

BW ALBATROSS INVEST is founded on the experience of its partners. As part of our focused approach we endeavor to offer our clients - companies, business partners and financiers - appropriate solutions for meeting their strategic and financial needs.
Our experience of implementing and advising on M&A and Corporate Finance projects comprises more than 100 transactions having a cumulative value in excess of several billion €.
In addition to these projects, BW ALBATROSS INVEST's partners and associates also have a great deal of experience in restructuring, growth management through acquisitions as well as procuring capital for early-stage businesses.
This experience together with our local and international networks and deeply rooted industry relationships guarantee success.

About us

BW ALBATROSS INVEST is a preeminent advisory firm in investment banking. We specialize in solutions for medium-sized businesses and entrepreneurs that would otherwise only be available to large, capital-market focused companies and provide answers to the often complex financial and strategic challenges of our clients. As the entrepreneur's entrepreneur, we guide you with our expertise in M&A projects (Mergers & Acquisitions) and Corporate Finance schemes.

We are able to draw on our many years of experience as entrepreneurs, managers and consultants and offer access to our national and international networks.
We believe that what sets us apart is our dedication to:
  • Personal and individual service based on our knowledge and intellectual capital;
  • Excellence and the highest quality;
  • Long-term partnerships with companies and private individuals, business partners and family offices, in addition to thorough knowledge of local markets;
  • Global partnerships and networks;
  • Focus on selected business areas combined with high-level expertise and continuous innovation;
  • Independent and discreet advice.
We typically work for companies with (growth) potential and turnover from €20 million to €1000 million. In addition, we advise companies in situations, such as Buy & Build, Turn-around, Distressed or Chapter 11 / Insolvency These industries include: Automotive, Mechanical Engineering, IT, Infrastructure / Renewables and Services (e.g. Financial Services and Consulting).

Associates

BW ALBATROSS INVEST has a wide network of national and international associates.

These include former executives, directors and shareholders from the industry.

Values

Integrity.

Our partners have developed a long term reputation for integrity, a tradition they are continuing at BW ALBATROSS INVEST. Commitment and discretion are our guiding principles in the way we do business.

Independence.

We are dedicated to offering our clients independent, trusted and unbiased advice.

Excellence.

We aim to deliver service of exceptional quality to our clients, custom-tailored to their unique needs.

Intellectual Capital.

This is our top priority and our greatest asset. Therefore, we are always nurturing our local and global contacts as well as striving continuously for innovative solutions.

Clients.

Identifying and achieving our client's goals is at the heart of what we do. Personalized advice is key.

Culture.

As the entrepreneur's entrepreneur, we understand about competing interests and priorities, as well as how to implement projected solutions.

Competitive Advantages

Experience.

Our partners' lengthy experience as entrepreneurs, managers and consultants ensure that we understand our clients and are able to offer optimal solutions within our M&A projects and Corporate Finance schemes.

Independence.

In all the areas of our activities, we offer independent advice and solutions. We are not tied to any particular financial institution and its associated products, nor do we have any obligations to equity suppliers and funds. Our focus is upon independent advice and optimal solutions. This guards us against conflicts of interest.

Focus.

We focus exclusively on M&A and Corporate Finance. This ensures the highest levels of quality and innovation as part of our solutions.

International Networks.

Our partners' experience, their global networks and personal relationships, combined with thorough knowledge of local practices and market expertise, create solid foundations for making the right decisions and implementing them.

Culture.

Our partners share the objective of providing independent and focused high-quality solutions and advice. Our culture is founded on long-standing personal relationships at a senior level, resulting in successful consulting services for our clients.