2 Oct.

EMEA M&A Roadrace

Stay in the Game! If not live, then at least in color...

Event language: Deutsch

Join our EMEA M&A Roadrace and explore the most beautiful routes of Mallorca or join us at our virtual M&A Roadrace for a joint "ride" via Zoom and Zwift. Making contacts, discussing deals and – of course – lots of sports are on the agenda.

EMEA M&A Roadrace | Next date: 2 October 2024

EMEA M&A Roadrace

EMEA M&A Roadrace | Next date: 2-5 October 2024

"It never gets easier, you just get faster!"
Greg LeMond

Over the course of the 3-day event, we will be riding across the most beautiful roads in Mallorca – providing an excellent networking opportunity for all participants. 

M&A Roadrace

Networking on the road bike and sharing sporting passion – Welcome to the M&A Roadrace Community!

Next date: tba

Since 2009 – The M&A Roadrace is a networking cycling event that combines professional aspects of M&A and private equity with leisure and sports in an extraordinary way. Over three days Deloitt parners and enthusiastic clients – divided into different performance groups – explore the most beautfiul routes of Mallorca...

The M&A Roadrace has taken place once a year on Mallorca since 2009. Meanwhile, our community consists of more than 100 cycling enthusiastich participants from the M&A and private equity industry.

M&A Virtual Roadrace

Next date: tba

Staying true to our motto, the M&A Roadrace 2020 was unceremoniously transformed into a successful virtual M&A Roadrace.

Making contacts, discussing deals and – of course – lots of sports are on the agenda. 

Join us at our virtual M&A Roadrace for a joint "ride" via Zoom and Zwift. Guided by Marcel Wüst with interesting talks and get an exclusive opportunity to connect with fellow riders.

Moderation: Marcel Wüst

Marcel Wüst is our cycling guide and host of the virtual M&A Roadrace. He holds 14 stage wins in all of the three Grand national tours Giro d'Italia, Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana as well as more than 100 professional victories. 


The M&A Roadrace event promises superb cycling and spectacular scenery. Get an impression!  

"You are immediately on a first-name basis and you have the opportunity to exchange ideas not only here, but also afterwards”

"Heart and soul for the same cause."

"Lots of fun, new routes, great team spirit, pure life, passion!"

"Socializing, discussing deals and, of course, lots of sports.”

"The people are fit, but the people are also competitive. And that also just fits in with the Deloitte brand. Always being there, always in the front row – it's just fun."

"Getting to know business contacts in a whole new environment."

„Incredible cycling vacations. We do it again“

Our Deloitte M&A Roadrace Team

Karsten Hollasch

Top sport meets business – on the road and mountain bike. Passionate road cyclist and founder of the M&A Roadrace in 2009. 

Karsten is Global Private Equity Leader Financial Advisory and Partner at Deloitte Financial Advisory Germany.

Roland Haage

Roland is a sports enthusiast and a passionate road cyclist.

He is COO of the German Financial Advisory business and Partner in Transaction Services.

Thomas Menzler

Thomas is a passionate road cyclist since 2006.

He leads the M&A Transaction Services Serviceline and is a Partner at Deloitte Financial Advisory Germany.

Kim Lachmann

Kim Lachmann is a former professional cyclist. He is Senior Manager in the Sport Business Group within Financial Advisory at Deloitte.

His greatest successes were certainly the German Mountain Championship title and winning the German Cycling League - both in the U23 class. 

Become a M&A Roadracer

EMEA M&A Roadrace – Next date: 2–5 October 2024

M&A Roadrace – Next date: tba

Virtual Roadrace – Next date: tba

The virtual roadrace takes place via Zoom & Zwift, participation is free of charge and requires no registration. We will provide the dial-in data to the community a few days before the event.

Target Group
Private Equity Professionals, Corporate M&A Teams, CFOs

If you have any questions or want to become a M&A Roadracer, feel free to write an email to the M&A Roadrace Team

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Wednesday, 2 Oct 2024
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