BMG Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2008

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 1,031


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 3

  • Investments
  • 77

BMG General Information


Provider of music rights management services catering to artists and songwriters. The company provides music publishing and recording rights services along with pre-financing, song plugging, marketing support, repertoire licensing and advisory services in various areas of rights management for clients.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Bertelsmann Music Group
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Other Industries
Other Commercial Services
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • Charlottenstraße 59
  • 10117 Berlin
  • Germany
+49 030 000000000

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BMG Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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BMG Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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BMG Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Broadcast Music Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 0000 000000000000
SESAC Private Equity-Backed Nashville, TN 000 00000 00000000000
Global Music Rights Private Equity-Backed Los Angeles, CA 000 00000 000000000 00000
Anthem Entertainment Private Equity-Backed Toronto, Canada 000 00000 0000000 0000 00000
Kobalt Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 000 00.000 000000000000 00.000
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BMG Executive Team (44)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Thomas Coesfeld Chief Executive Officer
Alistair Norbury President,United Kingdom
Dino Stewart Managing Director
Heath Johns Managing Director, Australia
Kavita Panesar Director, Investments/Mergers & Acquisitions
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BMG Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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BMG Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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BMG Investments & Acquisitions (77)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Alain Chamfort (Recorded Music Catalog Of 13 Albums And Including The Studio Albums) 20-Dec-2023 000000000 Buildings and Property 0000000 0
Martin Solveig (Catalog Of The Dj And French Producer Martin Solveig) 19-Oct-2023 000000000 Buildings and Property 000000000
Dope lemon( recordings catalog) 05-Oct-2023 000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment
BMG Rights Management (Jet's Recordings Catalog) 27-Sep-2023 000000000
The Hollies (Catalog) 14-Jun-2023 Corporate Asset Purchase Buildings and Property 000000 00
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BMG Subsidiaries (16)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Telamo Music & Entertainment Movies, Music and Entertainment Munich, Germany 2012
RBC Records Media and Information Services (B2B) Burbank, CA 0000
Undercover Media and Information Services (B2B) Schwulper, Germany 0000
Union Square Music Movies, Music and Entertainment London, United Kingdom 0000
BBR Music Group Movies, Music and Entertainment Nashville, TN 0000
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BMG Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Undercover 21-Oct-2020 000000000000000000 Completed
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Custom Revolutions 24-Apr-2000 00 000000000000000 0000 Completed
  • 2 buyers 29-Feb-2000 00 000000000000000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
Harmonia Mundi 01-Jan-1992 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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