Capvis Equity Partners AG

Partners

 

Marc Battenfeld

lic. oec. University of St. Gallen, CFA

Portfolio & Risk Management

With Capvis Equity Partners since 1998. Previously with Phoenix Aktiengesellschaft in Hamburg.

 
 

Ueli Eckhardt

lic. oec. publ. University of Zürich, M.Sc. Stanford

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2004. Associate Director of Capvis Equity Partners from 1996 to 2000. Board of Directors/Supervisory Board mandates: nicko tours, KVT and VAT. Previously Senior Consultant and Business Engineer with Swiss Re and Young & Rubicam. 

 
 

Daniel Flaig

lic. oec. University of St. Gallen, M.Sc. Stanford

Managing Partner

Active in the private equity industry since 1995. Board of Directors/Supervisory Board mandates include Kaffee Partners and hessnatur. Previously with Arthur Andersen Business Consulting Zurich.

 
 

Rolf Friedli

MBA University of Chicago

Managing Partner

Active in the private equity industry since 1995. Board of Directors/Supervisory Board mandates include: nicko tours, Benninger, Orior, Lista, Stadler Rail and Ondal. Previously with Goldman Sachs Investment Banking in New York and London, Clariden Bank Asset Management and SBC Warburg (Capital Markets).

 
 

Stephan Lauer

Diplom-Informatiker University of Kaiserslautern, MBA INSEAD

Value Creation Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2012. Previously 20 years experience as consultant, line manager and CEO with Stephan Lauer GmbH, Alix Partners, TNS Infratest as well as with Bain & Company and Siemens AG.

 
 

Felix Rohner

lic. rer. pol. University of Bern

CFO

Active in the private equity industry since 2000. Previously held various controlling functions with UBS in Zurich and New York.

 
 

Andreas Simon

Diplom-Betriebswirt in International Management ESB Reutlingen, ICADE Madrid

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since September 2007. Board membership with Wittur. Previously Project Manager with the Corporate Finance M&A department of Siemens AG, Munich. He worked after his studies with Credit Suisse First Boston in the European M&A and the Media & Telecoms Team in London.

 
 

Eric Trüeb

lic. rer. pol. University of Basel

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2001. Board of Directors/Supervisory Board mandate with Ondal. Previously with Arthur Andersen's Audit, Transaction Services and Technology Risk Consulting Division in Zurich.

 

Professionals

 

Andreas Blase

Dipl.-Kfm. in Management, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2010. Previously with Roland Berger Strategy Consultants within the restructuring and corporate finance division and with JPMorgan in the M&A division.

 
 

Julie Darbellay

M.A. International Relations, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Investor Relations

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2014. Previously Investment Manager at Euro Private Equity SA in Geneva. Started her career at Lombard Odier in the Private Equity Advisory division of the Bank in Geneva.

 
 

Ricarda Demarmels

lic. oec. University of St. Gallen

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2009. Supervisory board membership with hessnatur. Prior experiences include Oliver Wyman Financial Services London and Zurich and the Swiss National Bank (SNB), Zurich.

 
 

Georg P. Helg

Diplom-Betriebswirt in Economics EBS Oestrich Winkel

Chief Representative Germany

Since 2011 with Capvis as Chief Representative for Germany. Previously active for 20 years in consulting and corporate finance/investment banking with Deutsche Bank, ABN AMRO and The Royal Bank of Scotland.

 
 

Justin Kent

BA / BS University of Maryland, College Park

Investment Team

Since 2014 with Capvis Equity Partners. Previously spent more than 7 years as an investment manager with The Riverside Company in Munich and New York. Before that Justin worked in M&A in new York, London and San Francisco.

 
 

Sebastian Kolbe

M.Sc. ESADE, Barcelona and B.Sc. European Business School, Oestrich Winkel

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2013. Previously with Moelis & Company in the M&A division (London)

 
 

Björn Lauschke

Dipl.-Kfm. University of Mannheim

Debt Advisory

With Capvis since 2012. Previously a Director in the debt advisory division at DC Advisory Partners and with Royal Bank of Scotland, Credit Suisse and WestLB in the structured finance divison.

 
 

Ilja Leifeld

B.Sc. in Management WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2013. Joined after university.

 
 

Marco Ruch

Lic. oec. publ. University of Zürich, CAIA

Investment Controller

Since 2013 with Capvis Equity Partners as Investment Controller. Previously responsible for Reporting and Controlling of Alternative Investments at Arctic Services AG, Zürich.

 
 

Lars Spenger

B.Sc. in Finance University of Illinois

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2011. Previously with Campbell Lutyens in the secondary advisory team and with Robert W. Baird in the mergers & acquisitions team.

 
 

Johannes Steinel

Graduate degree in economics, University of Munich

Value Creation Team

Since 2014 with Capvis Equity Partners. Previously as management consultant and interim manager with AlixPartners, LLP, KPMG Corporate Recovery, as well as Deutsche Bank.

 
 

Eric Stöcklin

M.A. HSG in Banking and Finance

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2013. Previously Associate in Goldman Sachs in the merger & acquisitions team.

 
 

Boris Zoller

M.A. in Banking and Finance University of St. Gallen

Investment Team

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2008. Supervisory board membership with Kaffee Partner and Benninger. Previously with Oliver Wyman, Zurich (former Mercer Management Consulting) as strategy consultant.

 

Management Support

 

Daniela Aparo

Management Support

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2010. Previously worked as Medical Assistant in Zurich.

 
 

Cinzia Apruzzese

Management Support

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2013. Previously worked at search.ch.

 
 

Sonja Barth

Head of Management Support; Junior IR & -PR

 

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2010. Previously with RBZ association management AG, Railtour Suisse SA and Kontiki Saga AG.

 
 

Amanda Odermatt

Management Support

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2013. Privously with MRI Trading AG, Unicity Global Markets GmbH and Neese Hagmann Stalder.

 
 

Daniela Strebel

Management Support

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2014. Previously with UBS AG.

 
 

Samanta Urben

Management Support

With Capvis Equity Partners since 2013. Previously with Lyoness Suisse GmbH and Fuhrer & Hotz AG.