Insights

Christopher Leek is new Transaction Services partner in our Frankfurt team

September 2022

We are delighted to announce our continued growth with the appointment of Christopher Leek as partner in our Frankfurt office, further enhancing our transaction services capability in Germany.  Christopher brings over 20 years of M&A experience and broad sector expertise, gained in the DACH region, Europe and North America.  Since qualifying as a Chartered Accountant (ICAEW) with KPMG in London, he has worked in the deal advisory teams of both PwC and FTI Consulting, supporting a range of mid- and large cap financial sponsors on an array of domestic and cross-border acquisitions and disposals.


Welcome to the team Christopher!

Pedro Moragues is new Director at the Madrid office

September 2022

We are pleased to announce that Pedro Moragues has joined our Madrid team as Director. Pedro manages M&A buy-side and sell-side mandates and has almost 10 years of relevant M&A experience. Before Sancovia he led the Research department and corporate development for Europe and South America at ONEtoONE Corporate Finance. He started his career at IESE Business School as a research analyst with a particular focus on the corporate, banking and real estate sectors. 
We are happy to see our successful Spanish team growing.

Dear Pedro ¡Bienvenido! to the team 

Promotion to partner

July 2022

Congratulations to Roman Gronau, who has been promoted to Partner of Sancovia in Munich, Germany, effective July 1, 2022. 
With his outstanding work, excellent customer service and strong team spirit, Roman has made an outstanding contribution to Sancovia's success since joining the firm in March 2021.
Therefore, the decision to promote him to partner was an easy one.
 
Keep it up Roman!

Sancovia is celebrating its 10th birthday!

May 2022

We are proud to announce that we will reach our 10th anniversary in May 2022. 113 successful transactions, 50 fantastic colleagues located in three European countries - ONE great, powerful M&A team.Most of all, we want to thank our clients, employees, partners and friends who have shared our journey and helped us to build something amazing – you are the only reason we are here. Our fantastic team makes us want and grow even more.

Stefan Säugling is new parter at the Munich Office

January 2022

We are very happy to welcome Stefan Saeugling as a partner in our new Munich office. With Stefan, Sancovia Corporate Finance has not only expanded its partner team with a proven HealthCare M&A expert with many years of extensive transaction experience but has also gained a committed and great team player who will certainly contribute significantly to the growth of the Munich office. Welcome to our Munich team, dear Stefan. We are very proud that you have chosen to join us!

Promotion to Partner

January 2022

Congratulations to Matthias Knoke, who has been promoted to Partner of Sancovia in Düsseldorf as of 1st January 2022. With his outstanding work, excellent client service and real team spirit, Matthias has made a significant contribution to Sancovia's success since joining in 2020. In addition to his professional achievements, Matthias stands out for his personality, his authenticity and his supportive nature. Therefore, the decision to appoint him as a Partner was very easy for us. 

June 2021

New location in Madrid with Jaime Fernandez Pinilla

May 2021

With Jaime Fernandez Pinilla as a Director and Head of our new office in Madrid, our Spanish clients will have a reliable and experienced M&A expert. We are very proud that the new Spanish office in Madrid is already our fifth office in Europe, in addition to our existing offices in Düsseldorf, Frankfurt am Main, Zurich and Ravensburg. Dear Jaime, we wish you a good start and much success.

Welcome to the Sancovia team, Jaime. 

Roman Gronau strengthens the Sancovia TMT division

March 2021

We are very pleased to welcome Roman Franz Gronau as a new member of Sancovia's M&A team for TMT. Roman is a proven TMT expert and his expertise will be an excellent addition to our successful M&A team (14 TMT deals in the last 2 years). Welcome to the Sancovia team, dear Roman.

Matthias Knoke is strengthening the Düsseldorf advisory team

November 2020

Sancovia Corporate Finance strengthens its advisory team with Matthias Knoke. As a new director for sell-side and buy-side projects, Matthias joins our M&A team in Düsseldorf. Welcome, Matthias.