Flaviar Inc. / Wine-Searcher

Flaviar Inc. / Wine-Searcher
Date: November 2023
Deal size: Undisclosed
About the client: Flaviar, Inc. is a global spirits e-commerce platform operating through two marketplaces (Flaviar.com and Caskers.com) and facilitating nearly a million orders annually through its network of retailers across the world. In addition Flaviar offers DtC sales through its Barcart division, and a full-service consulting agency with content production, experiential, and performance marketing solutions. Through these verticals, Flaviar fulfils its mission of powering new ways of connecting consumers with brands and Bringing Good Spirits to Life.
About the transaction: Akur advised Flaviar as M&A advisor in the acquisition of 100% of Wine-Searcher.
Wine-Searcher, operating since 1999 and with offices in both NZ and UK, is the go-to global search engine, price comparison website and extensive database of wines and spirits.
Lead: Nabhan El Haddad
Flaviar Inc. / Wine-Searcher


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Chris Young…

Chris is focused on listed closed-ended funds, specialising in both equity and debt capital fundraising. He has over 16 years’ experience in both sales and research. With relationships across many of the large institutional investors in the sector, he has worked across IPOs, secondary fundraisings, placings and sales. He began his career in the City as an investment funds analyst at Credit Lyonnais in 1999, and has subsequently held positions at Lazard Panmure Gordon, Arbuthnot Securities, and most recently as a specialist salesman within the investment funds team at Westhouse Securities. He is focused on private and public real estate and REITs, infrastructure and utilities, emerging markets, private equity and alternatives. Tel: +44 (0) 20 3780 8746 Mob: +44 (0) 7471 141 303 Email: cyoung@akur.co.uk