P+P advised Elvaston on acquisition of Futura Retail Solutions AG

July 2018

The Berlin-based private equity firm Elvaston Capital invests in Futura Retail Solutions AG. The management of Futura Retail Solutions AG retains operational responsibility.

Futura Retail Solutions AG was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Hamburg. The company provides solutions for all distribution channels with the ERP system Futura4Retail and point-of-sale software Futura4POS. The data managed by the Futura software are made available through omni-channel integration. As a mobile omni-channel tool, Futura4SalesAssistant provides for digitalized branch processes on the tablet and forms a bridge to the online shop.

Elvaston is an entrepreneur-led private equity firm specializing in mid-sized technology firms in German-speaking regions.

P+P Pöllath + Partners advised Elvaston Capital on all legal and tax matters with the following Munich-based team:

Volker Arends and Henrik Lay of AHB Attorneys Tax Advisors advised the sellers.

P+P regularly advises Elvaston, most recently on the partial sale of the investment in the SHD Group to Bregal, the acquisition of the HABEL Group, the acquisition of MHP Software GmbH and the acquisition of eFulfilment Transaction Services GmbH.