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Munich – 28 and 29 May 2024

Consumer Conference

The Unmissable Event for the Consumer Space

Munich, 28 and 29 May 2024

Carlsquare is proud to announce the 2nd edition of the Carlsquare Consumer Conference. This event offers a unique opportunity to acquire cutting-edge industry insights and connect with dynamic consumer founders and executives—not to mention many of the most active consumer investors.

As a leading M&A advisor for consumer transactions of high-growth companies, Carlsquare has a deep understanding of the consumer landscape and the unique challenges and opportunities facing companies in this space.

At Carlsquare, we believe that collaboration and partnership are essential to success in the dynamic and rapidly-evolving consumer landscape. Our conference will provide a unique opportunity to network with like-minded professionals, explore potential synergies, and lay the groundwork for exciting new ventures.

In Partnership with

OMMAX is a tech-focused consultancy, specializing in transaction advisory, strategy and performance improvements for leading consumer and B2B brands. The vision of OMMAX is to build digital leaders with the overall objective of driving innovation, accelerating topline growth and profitability through digital strategies, digitization, tech, data, AI, sales, operational excellence, and ensure “exit readiness”, meaning the early identification and implementation of value creation leavers to build a strong and compelling “digital” equity story and maximize company evaluation.

Over the past 13 years, OMMAX supported global brands (in US, Asia and Europe) and realized >300 M&A deals with >18B€ deal value and >2,000 international value creation projects in various industries (including retail, D2C and consumer goods) for leading private equity firms.

What will I gain?

  • Network with 300+ high-powered industry peers
  • Meet investors or presenting companies 1:1
  • Learn about dozens of innovative business models across 10+ consumer verticals
  • Participate in small-group discussions on key consumer topics such as branding, customer acquisition and e-commerce strategies
  • Attend masterclasses from some of the most successful consumer entrepreneurs

Who else will be there?

  • Founders of dynamic consumer growth companies
  • Executives at dynamic consumer growth companies
  • Top international financial investors in the consumer space

Which verticals do they represent?

  • Beauty & Personal Care
  • VMS & Active Nutrition
  • Marketplaces & Circular Economy
  • Home & Living
  • Food & Beverage
  • Pet Food & Accessories
  • Travel
  • Outdoor & Sports Apparel
  • Consumer AI
  • Consumer Facing Content


Our rooftop sundowner offers a stunning setting in which to catch up with old industry friends and forge new connections. What better way to begin the Consumer Conference?

Dozens of innovative consumer growth companies will present their business models in 15 minutes or less. The presentations will be grouped by vertical, enabling you to focus on the most relevant. Small-group discussions on key topics such as branding, customer acquisition and e-commerce strategies, as well as keynote speeches from some of the highest-achieving consumer entrepreneurs, will provide further insight on how to succeed in an ever-evolving industry. 1:1 meetings with investors or presenting companies will also be available on demand.

Participating Investors

  • 3i Group plc
  • 65 Equity Partners
  • Acton Capital Partners GmbH
  • Adiuva Capital GmbH
  • Aeternum Holding GmbH
  • Afinum
  • ARCUS Capital AG
  • ARDIAN Expansion
  • Armira
  • Auster Capital
  • Avedon (GCFII Advisor)
  • Bain Capital
  • BayBG
  • BayBG Bayrische Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH
  • Bencis Capital Partners Deutschland GmbH
  • Beyond Capital Partners GmbH
  • BIP Capital Partners
  • Blue Ocean Partner
  • Bluegem Capital Partners
  • Bridgepoint
  • Burda
  • BWK GmbH Unternehmensbeteiligungsgesellschaft
  • Campione Ventures
  • capital D
  • Comitis Capital
  • Crosslantic Capital
  • CVC Advisers (Deutschland) GmbH
  • Droege Group AG
  • EMERAM Capital Partners
  • EMH Partners
  • EMZ Partners
  • Engelhardt Kaupp Kiefer & Co. Management GmbH
  • Enterprise Investors
  • EPIC Private Equity LLP
  • Equistone Partners Europe
  • excelling ventures
  • Family Trust Investor
  • Findos Investor GmbH
  • Fremman Capital
  • GIMV
  • IK Partners
  • Ikarus-Ventures
  • Invision AG
  • Jacobs Holding
  • JamJar Management
  • KKA Management GmbH
  • L Catterton
  • Lange Family Office GmbH & Co. KG
  • Liberty Ventures
  • Maxburg
  • Mayfair Equity Partners LLP
  • Mid Europa Partners
  • Mindful Capital Partners
  • Naxicap Partners
  • Nazca Capital
  • NORD Holding
  • NXMH
  • Oakley Capital
  • Paragon Partners
  • Partners Group
  • Permira Advisors LLP
  • PREMIUM Equity Partners
  • Quantum Capital
  • Resource Partners
  • RIGETO Unternehmerkapital GmbH
  • Röko AB
  • Scope Capital Advisory AB
  • SevenVentures GmbH
  • TCV
  • Telemos Capital
  • Tengelmann Ventures // Tengelmann Growth Partners
  • Tikehau Capital
  • Triton Beratungsgesellschaft GmbH
  • Verdane Advisors
  • Verlinvest
  • Vitruvian Partners
  • Vorwerk Ventures
  • Waldegg Equity Partners GmbH
  • Winners & Co. GmbH

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Contact us

Dr Amelie Beier
Dr Amelie Beier
Financial Sponsors Coverage
Nico Schmidt-Weidemann
Nico Schmidt-Weidemann
Managing Partner