RPM Invest is the strategic investment unit of the Rheinische Post Mediengruppe and conducts the investments into new areas of business. The focus lies on growing technology and media companies with a proven business model.

What we are looking for

  • Technology and Media companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH region)
  • Annual revenue of at least 5m EUR and ongoing solid growth
  • Profitable or foreseeable profitability
  • Significant minority position / majority position
  • Strong and long-term motivated founder /- management team

What we offer

Long term partnership of equals

Passion for founders and entrepreneurs

Active support with know-how and a wide network

Capital to realize further growth potentials

Flexible transaction terms

Venture Capital Fund Investments:

Since more than a decade RPM Invest acts as a Limited Partner in leading Venture Capital Funds and has thereby supported more than 70 Start-ups. Today substantial participations in Capnamic I, II and II, Neoteq Ventures as well as btov Internet & Mobile Technologies form the Fund engagements. With offices in Berlin, Cologne and Switzerland and a global network into the Start-up world, these partners support the activities of the RPM Invest. Selectively RPM Invest joins investment syndicates together with the Funds and invests directly into portfolio companies.

About RPM:

The Rheinische Post Mediengruppe is a medium-sized media company with its headquarters in Düsseldorf. It publishes the most widely circulated daily newspaper in the Rhineland: with a daily circulation of around 252,000 copies, the Rheinische Post reaches some 784,000 readers. With the General-Anzeiger Bonn, the media group based in North Rhine-Westphalia also releases the most widely circulated daily newspaper in Bonn and the Rhein-Sieg-Kreis district, with about 60,000 copies being printed daily. With its strong parliamentary office in Berlin, it underscores its journalistic claim as the voice of the West, which is heard at the federal level. The media group is one of the five largest newspaper publishers in Germany in terms of circulation. It holds a majority interest in the Saarbrücker Zeitungsgruppe, which publishes the Saarbrücker Zeitung, Trierischer Volksfreund and Pfälzischer Merkur newspapers. With RP Online, the Rheinische Post Mediengruppe has one of the widest reaching German daily newspaper online portals, which counts some 12 million unique users each month.

Shares in markt.gruppe Holding secure the Group’s position in classified advertising. The company also has an interest in 18 radio stations and eight German advertising paper publishers with a weekly circulation of around 2.3 million copies. High-performance printing centres in Düsseldorf and Saarbrücken bring state-of-the-art printed materials into the market. In the field of specialist media, the DVV Media Group publishes more than 80 newspapers, magazines, and specialist books on logistics, transport and shipping. The annual turnover of the Mediengruppe is around 600 million euros. It employs more than 3,000 people in Germany and abroad.

www.rheinischepostmediengruppe.de

CAREER:

Praktikant im Investment-Management (d/m/w)
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Contact

julius juerging

Julius Jürging
Chief Investment Officer
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+49 211 505-1906
julius.juerging@rheinische-post.de

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