Cases / Deals
The partners of CapitalChange had or have (minority) interests in the following companies.
Digame was and is the leading German provider of interactive solutions for the TV German TV industry. The company has a long-standing track record in supporting interactivity in TV formats such as Big Brother or the Eurovision Song festival. The company was profitable since its inception in 2000. Albert was co-founder and minority shareholder of Digame. Albert divested his interest in 2003.
Maxe was one of the first mass-calling and value-added response operators in the Netherlands. The company provided games and voting capabilities for use within printed media, tv-shows and advertising campaigns. The company pioneered the use of voice response systems for entertainment purposes. The company was sold to Sound of Data in 2001. Albert was founder, minority shareholder and managing director of MaXe.
RaketNet was one of the first free Internet Service Providers in the Netherlands. The company provided free internet access while at the same time giving users free shares in the company based on their amount of usage. The company was sold to British Telecom in 2001. Albert was founder, minority shareholder and managing director of RaketNet.
Merison is the leading international supplier to large volume retail chains of high-quality branded food related non-food products. The company was acquired by the partners of CapitalChange in 2004 and grew from less than € 30 million to over € 70 million in several years. Albert held a significant minority and divested his interest in 2014. The company was subsequently sold to Brand Loyalty.
AWI Software is one of the leading providers of software for insurance intermediaries. AWI provides an integrated suite of solutions which enable. Robert, Albert and Martin acquired a controlling interest in AWI in 2018. At the moment of acquisition, the company was struggling both commercially and financially. After a short but intense turn-around process the company now holds a leading position in its field.