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DvH Medien

Family-owned holding company for German news publishing assets including Die Zeit, Handelsblatt, WirtschaftsWoche, and Tagesspiegel.

Controlled by long-term media entrepreneur Dieter von Holtzbrinck, DvH Medien is the holding company for his interests in the news publishing assets Die Zeit, Handelsblatt, Wirtschaftswoche, andTagesspiegel with a combined circulation of more than 1 million. DvH Medien employs some 2,800 staff and owns some of the best performing brands in the German news publishing market. The PCP financing is used to refinance existing debt and provide additional capital to support management’s digital transformation and subscription-led strategy. In choosing their partner for the next phase of digital market growth, Dieter von Holtzbrinck and his management team partnered with PCP as they appreciated our long-term commitment to the media sector as well as our specific experience in digital transformation and media content management.

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