Kickoff for the next growth phase
PINOVA Capital acquires Sematell from IMCap
Munich/Saarbrücken, 31.01.2022. Funds advised by PINOVA Capital GmbH ("PINOVA") acquire the majority shares in Sematell GmbH ("Sematell"), the leading specialist in the DACH region for AI-based response management software for written customer service. The spin-off of the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) had been part of the portfolio of Düsseldorf-based investment company IMCap since 2016 and has more than tripled its revenues during this time. With PINOVA's entry, the company is now ushering in the next phase of growth. The current managing director Thomas Dreikauss will continue to lead the company as CEO. The parties have agreed not to disclose the sale price or other terms of the transaction.