- GEMA aquires the majority shareholding in Zebralution GmbH
- Ebner Stolz provided Financial and Tax Due Diligence services and support on purchase price negotiations to Zebralution
Stuttgart, 10th December 2019 - The auditing and consulting firm Ebner Stolz advised Zebralution GmbH on its sale of the majority shareholding to GEMA.
Zebralution GmbH is a service provider in the field of digital music distribution. Zebralution is also active in the marketing of other audio content. The subsidiary zebra-audio.net was founded for this purpose and specialises in the distribution and sale of podcasts.
With its participation in Zebralution, GEMA is one of the first marketing companies worldwide to secure economic participation in a growth segment of the music market. Through GEMA and Zebralution, musicians will be able to publish their music at numerous digital music providers. With the merger, GEMA is expanding its service portfolio and further developing its digital services and technologies. Zebralution will operate as an independent company under the umbrella of GEMA.
Ebner Stolz advised Zebralution GmbH in the sale of the majority shareholding to GEMA by providing Financial and Tax Due Diligence services as well as support on purchase price negotiations.
Ebner Stolz team: Dr. Christoph Eppinger (Project managing Partner Transaction Advisory), Daniel Geiger (Transaction Advisory) and Alexander Euchner (Partner M&A Tax)
Dr. Ulrike Höreth
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Dr. Christoph Eppinger
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