CAREER

  • 17+ years’ direct investment experience with Lehman Brothers Private Equity Division, 3i and Gimv across London and Munich
  • Managing Partner at Gimv for Smart Industries and member of the Executive Committee, heading up at team of 10+ investors and managing an active portfolio of €250m+ NAV; opened and built up Gimv’s Munich office and its presence in Germany
  • During the PE career, active across a broad spectrum of asset classes from early venture transactions to mid-market buy-outs
  • Started career with BCG as strategy consultant
  • Educational background: Dipl-Ing. in Electrical Engineering, Ph.D. in Robotics, INSEAD MBA
  • German National speaking fluent English