Why WBP

Why Our Clients Choose Wellness Business Partners

Industry Expertise
WBP principals have focused on the consumer healthcare industries for over a decade and have a clear strategic perspective of their roots, trajectory and future. This is supported by the depth and breadth of understanding of our partners and sharpened by our experience in private equity investment.
Senior level,
conflict free attention
WBP principals provide senior level attention on mid-market transactions with a transatlantic reach, and high quality, conflict-free advisory services. We do not have lending, investing, or trading conflicts.
Global Reach
WBP principals have executed transactions and projects in North America and Europe and are therefore well equipped to navigate between economies and cultures. In addition, WBP has built a global network of industry experts and strategic partners to deliver best services to our clients
Transaction Experience
WBP team has extensive experience and a clear understanding of the transaction environment. Our close relationship with strategic and financial buyers and sellers, financial institutions and advisors as well as our global capabilities ensure excellent service to our clients.
Experienced, committed team
WBP team has gained extensive experience in the industry over the last 20 years:

  • Financial services transactions both as advisor and principal
  • Dozens of mergers and acquisitions
  • Raising several billion dollars in debt and equity
  • Numerous strategic alliances
  • Initial public offerings
  • More than twenty years of strategic advisory services to large and small companies
  • Ownership and management of several early- and mid-stage businesses

As an employee-owned business, we act entrepreneurial and our goals are to provide our clients with the very best in financial services and to support the growth of industries whose values we embrace.

The experienced WBP team is complemented by a team of highly educated, motivated, experienced young professionals as well as (technical) industry specialists on an as-needed basis

Christian Eckel is a founder and Managing Director of Wellness Business Partners GmbH. He is also a managing director of Sona Positive Health GmbH, a leading German supplier of corporate fitness services.