Scott-Macon Partner, EquityGate, awarded “Corporate Finance Boutique Firm Germany“ of the Year


The annual Awards aim to identify and recognize excellence in deal-making and celebrate the best professional advisers working in each local market around the world. Finance Monthly Magazine has based its decision on an independent poll reflecting the number of votes from its readership. Finance Monthly received 1,455 votes from their ca. 26,000 readers, who live mainly in Europe, Northern America and Asia. The core readership is made up of the top executives from international companies. Eventual winners were identified considering the number of nominations received, the amount of documented activity within the last twelve months in comparison to industry peers, involvement in significant deals, cases or notable work, recognized expertise and innovation in client care. Please visit for a supplement of the Finance Monthly “Global Awards 2012” special edition issue.

Ervin Schellenberg, Managing Partner EquityGate Advisors: “We are excited to have won another award. It shows that our clients regard us as a capable Corporate Finance Adviser. My special thanks go to our committed team and to our clients that trusted us from the outset. The award reflects the fact that EquityGate was able to successfully close a number of complex transactions in a difficult market environment.“

About Finance Monthly:
Finance Monthly is an internationally recognized industry magazine covering acquisitions, private equity, funding and investments. With its near-global circulation in over 100 countries, Finance Monthly is uniquely placed to provide insight and analysis for corporations, banks, private equity and business. Finance Monthly helps its readers take advantage of commercial opportunities and manage the challenges faced across the key economies of the world. With over 25,800 readers across five continents Finance Monthly contains research, statistics, forecasts, and analysis of global, regional, and individual economies and markets, as well as hard-hitting interviews and features articles. Finance Monthly annually publishes ‘Finance Monthly Global Awards’, ‘Finance Monthly Legal Awards’ and ‘Leading Adviser 100’ – each recognized as benchmarks of innovation and excellence across the industry.

EquityGate is a leading independent investment banking boutique, providing highest quality financial advice and execution expertise in investment and acquisition financings, recapitalizations and financial restructurings as well as mergers and acquisitions. A seasoned team of investment bankers offers experience from 250 successfully closed transactions and instant access to leading investors. Over the last three years, EquityGate has successfully advised on transactions with a total value of 6bn Euros. We currently advise one of the market leaders for clinics, Infraserv Höchst (an infrastructure company with 1bn Euros sales) and Sava (a publicly listed with 800m Euros under management). As part of the global partnership with Scott-Macon and Alpha Advisory, EquityGate offers access to 100 investment bankers with global sector know-how and uniform execution standards in America, Asia, and Europe.