Support growth, think long-term and execute innovative ideas.
We demand and encourage entrepreneurship.
About us

We see ourselves as a sustainable and long term oriented business community. Demand and encourage responsible entrepreneurship is our mission statement.

We highly value economic substance and organic growth. The companies within the Green Lifestyle Group not only profit from synergies and Germany’s largest media reach for consciously consuming people, but are also supported with administrative processes.

This includes mapping and integrating operational business processes such as accounting, controlling, reporting and cash management or help with tax or legal related questions.

This enables our portfolio companies to focus all their efforts on the product and their respective market.

Mission & History

The Green Lifestyle Group‘s mission is to develop a digital and pursue a digital investment strategy for their common shareholder the Deutsche Druck- und Verlagsgesellschaft (ddvg). She invests in suitable companies, supports them operationally and organizes the exchange between the portfolio companies to leverage synergies.

Spring 2013

Found as Tivola Ventures GmbH

Summer 2013

First investment in the sustainable online market place Avocadostore.de

April 2014

Acquisition of the consumer portal Utopia.de

January 2015

Tivola Ventures splits up into the Green Lifestyle GmbH

July 2015

Takeover of the shares in Ökotest from ddvg

What we are looking for

We are continuously looking for suitable companies to invest in or cooperate with to complement and further develop the Green Lifestyle Group.

What we offer

We invest in startups with outstanding ideas that have already achieved first market proof as well as in established companies to enable further growth.
We offer great potential for a profitable cooperation with our successful, wide-reaching and versatile investments.
Numerous experienced entrepreneurs within the GLG help with word and deeds to conquer challenges on the route to building a sustainable business.