FINOVA

Corporate Finance | Opportunity search | Company development | Active ownership
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Jarlsberg Partners is now Finova and Ontogeny Corporate Finance.
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Finova has a wide range of services in consulting business owners in the SMB segment. We assist from foundation through growth to the sale of the business.

Ontogeny Corporate Finance specialises in relevant services in financing and transactions.

Who we are

Finova is an independent and partner-owned advisor to business owners and investment companies.

The partners have 30+ years of average experience.

With offices in Oslo and Vestfold, we cover the central Eastern Region.

 

What we do

Finova assists with the purchase and sale of companies through tailored structured transaction processes.

We ensure access to capital, expertise and value development for businesses through strategic advice and active ownership.

 

Why us

High focus on innovative solutions.
Enthusiasm – it should be fun to work with us.
Hardworking – we leave nothing to chance and always work dedicated and focused.
Good partnerships – increases the possibility of increased value creation for our customers.

Our services

Corporate Finance

  • Corporate brokerage / Change of ownership
  • Management buyouts
  • Mergers, demergers and acquisitions
  • Valuation
  • Funding
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Deal sourcing

  • Market Analysis
  • Seeking acquisition candidates
  • Assist portfolio companies
  • Identifying co-investors
  • Local representative in Norway

Corporate development

  • Strategic advice
  • Business development
  • Restructuring
  • Capital structure
  • Interim management

Active ownership

  • Investment in growth companies
  • Consultancy assistance
  • Board participation
  • Networking
  • Transactions

Corporate Finance

  • Business brokerage
  • Management buyouts
  • Mergers and demergers
  • Acquisitions
  • Valuation
  • Financing
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Deal sourcing

  • Market analysis
  • Seek investment candidates
  • Assist portfolio companies
  • Identify co-investors
  • Represent investor in Norway

Corporate Development

  • Strategic advice
  • Business development
  • Restructuring
  • Capital structure
  • Interim management

Active ownership

  • Invest in startups
  • Consulting
  • Board participation
  • Networking
  • Transactions

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