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Adevinta’s acquires, a provider




Berlin and Oslo, 21 March 2022 Adevinta announces that, Germany’s largest automotive marketplace, has today completed the acquisition of, a provider of digital leasing services in Germany. The transaction allows to expand its offering as it seeks to expand its existing range of products and services.

Founded in Hamburg in 2016, is one of Germany’s fastest growing online car rental marketplaces for new and used vehicles. The acquisition of expands dealers’ access to clear and comprehensive leasing offers, enabling them to better market their vehicles in a variety of ways, from leasing and financing to cash sales.

In addition, the acquisition offers significant benefits to existing users of, who can now take advantage of the largest selection of vehicles in Germany. The combination of and will also give dealers better access to “easy-to-manage” online leasing transactions, as well as additional mobility solutions such as Build-to-order vehicles.

“Strengthening our Motors verticals is a key part of Adevinta’s large-scale growth strategy, and today’s closing is a big step forward in executing our strategic plans,” said Rolv Erik Ryssdal, CEO of Adevinta. “We look forward to welcoming the teams to the Adevinta Group and realizing the positive opportunities that and will create together.”

Patricia Lobinger, interim CEO of, said: “The mobility market is changing rapidly, driven by several trends, including the growing interest in used car leasing and the growing importance of alternative ownership models. There is also a growing demand for more choice from a user perspective, which underpins what we do at

“ is an innovative company that has achieved impressive growth in an attractive market in recent years. By combining’s leasing product with moving fromThe scope of will give the leasing business in Germany a substantial growth impetus.”

Sebastian Bußhardt and Daniel Seifert, Managing Directors and Founders of, comment: “Consumers will also benefit from the merger. Together with moving fromwe offer greater variety and a simple digital leasing process without cumbersome paperwork.”


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About Adevinta
Adevinta is a leading online classifieds specialist, operating digital marketplaces in 15 countries. The company provides technology-enabled services to connect buyers to sellers and to facilitate transactions, from real estate to motors and consumer goods.

Adevinta’s portfolio spans over 40 digital brands, covering one billion people and attracting around three billion average monthly visits. Major brands include leboncoin in France, leading classifieds sites in Germany, and eBay Kleinanzeigen, Marktplaats in the Netherlands, fotocasa and InfoJobs in Spain, and 50% of OLX Brasil, which is growing rapidly. Adevinta employs approximately 7,500 people committed to supporting users and customers on a daily basis. Learn more at

About is Germany’s largest automotive marketplace with around 1.5 million advertised cars, commercial vehicles and motorcycles and around 16 million individual users per month (source: AGOF digital facts including websites associates, observation period from January to December 2020). Private customers and more than 42,000 registered car dealers use the platform. As a “one-stop shop”, offers financing and leasing solutions in addition to buying and selling. Founded in 1996, the company employs around 270 people in Germany and is a subsidiary of Adevinta.

About is an independent, multi-brand comparison portal for leasing offers from all over Germany. The start-up has set itself the goal of digitizing the entire rental process, both for dealers and end customers. Car dealerships offer both configurable new vehicles and stock vehicles through Founded in 2016 by former Google managers Daniel Seifert and Sebastian Bußhardt, the company currently employs 20 people in Hamburg and Munich.

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