Ivo Polten is Partner and Head of the Munich office. Prior to joining the firm, Ivo spent 17 years working for consulting and advisory firm goetzpartners at their Munich headquarters, where he led the technology group for many years, was part of the Executive Management Board, and held various other organizational responsibilities. Prior to goetzpartners, he also worked for KPGM Corporate Finance and Deutsche Bank for several years.

Having started his career in 2000, Ivo has more than 20 years of M&A experience with a focus on the technology sector. He has worked on multiple buy-side and sell-side M&A transactions, where he specialised in IT Services & Digital Services, B2B Software and Internet/Digital clients, as well as numerous growth and private equity firms. Past clients and projects include GoStudent, Mister Spec, NTT Data Germany, DXC Technology, SwissQ, SNP, EPSA Group, MAIT, Naspers, TDF, and Texas Instruments, in addition to Mid Europa Partners, Bridgepoint Development Capital, INVISION, Riverside Europe, and Aurelius, among many others.

Base office
Munich
Base office
Munich