Scout24 Holding GmbH - Hellman Friedman

Scout24 Holding GmbH


In 2014, H&F acquired Scout24, a leading European internet company, from its parent Deutsche Telekom. Scout24 operates several classifieds websites in Germany and Western Europe, including the #1 German real estate classifieds website ( and the #2 German auto classifieds platform (Autoscout24). Scout24 provides contact leads and additional value-added technology and solutions to real estate agents and auto dealers, as well as directly to consumers. Scout24 completed its initial public offering on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in 2015 and H&F fully exited its investment in 2018.  


Internet & Media
Consumer & Retail