Jan Brandes

Managing Partner


Jan Brandes joined Flow Partners in 2021, bringing over 15 years of M&A and capital raising experience across Lehman Brothers, Nomura, and NOAH Advisors.

He completed over 30 M&A, capital raising and IPO transactions with aggregate value of €10B+, including KKR and Permira’s acquisition of ProSiebenSat.1 and subsequent merger with SBS Broadcasting, the IPO of XING, the sale of Yad2 to Axel Springer, the sale of KäuferPortal to ProSiebenSat.1 and General Atlantic, and many more.

Jan is an expert in mobility, online marketplaces and delivery models, having advised number of leading companies in the space, including HAPPYCAR, MILES, Volocopter, FlixBus, myTaxi, 10bis, Promofarma.com.

Jan completed his Masters in Science at Maastricht University and lives in Berlin.

Selected Completed Projects

Sector Expertise

  • Ecommerce
  • Online Marketplaces
  • Lead Generation
  • Online Travel
  • Mobility
  • Media & Entertainment

Base Presence

  • Berlin 🇩🇪