Pavel Capouch


Pavel has been advising companies on corporate finance, mergers and acquisition and capital markets for 25 years. He has a strong experience in M&A, corporate finance and financial analysis with a focus mainly on the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

Pavel began his career as analyst and head of the Research Department for various members of the PSE.

He then worked as a manager of merger and acquisition projects in two companies focused on M&A.In 2004 he co-launched CN Finance, a M&A boutique active primarily in the Czech Republic and Slovakia with specialization mainly on medium-sized projects in IT, FMCG, retail, distribution, media, business services and industry.

Some deals examples:

  • Sale of minority stake in the leading CEE gaming company;
  • Sale of an international IT company with branches in five countries on three continents;
  • Sale of several mid-size and large Czech IT companies;
  • Sale of the specialized retail leader on the Czech and Slovak market;
  • Acquisition of the largest Czech music TV channel;
  • Sale of the largest Czech publishing house of non-fiction literature;
  • Acquisition of several major Internet projects in the Czech Republic;
  • Acquisition of a part of a major Czech dairy producer (cheese production). 


Pavel graduated from the Czech Technical University in Prague with master’s Degrees in IT & Process Automatization and Finance in 1994.

Life drives and passions

Amateur gardener, lover of delicious food and beverages, big football fan (SK Slavia Prague), life motto: make fun not war.

Prague, Czech Republic