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News Nov 07, 2016

Shearman & Sterling Advises Coffee Startup Roast Market on €1 Million Financing

Shearman & Sterling advised Roast Market, a leading provider of online coffee products, on two financings. With the successful closing of the business angel financing, Roast Market’s financing volume far exceeds €1 million for 2016. Roast Market will invest in the areas of product, service and brand as part of its market expansion. 

Roast Market, headquartered in Frankfurt, delivers international and regional coffee specialties to private and corporate customers through their own online shop. As a retailer, Roast Market only offers third-party brands. Its products include top international brands, Italian cult brands, a variety of local roasteries, as well as coffee accessories of known brands.  

The Shearman & Sterling team was led by partner Andreas Löhdefink (Frankfurt-Mergers & Acquisitions) and included associates Christoph Auchter (Frankfurt-Mergers & Acquisitions) and Odilo Wallner (Frankfurt-Finance).