unquote" German Private Equity Forum

24 May 2017, Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski, Munich


This years keynote speaker: Mark Florman


Mark was founder of the merchant banking group Maizels Westerberg and has since founded a number of businesses in the technology, advisory, financial services and investment sectors. He was Managing Director of the private equity firm Doughty Hanson, Chair of LM Glasfiber (the global renewable energy group) and started the African venture capital firm 8 Miles LLP with Bob Geldof. He has been active in policy ideas and campaigns related to social mobility and poverty fighting in the UK and across the world. He co-founded the Centre for Social Justice, the Early Intervention Foundation and B Labs (UK). In March 2015, he was appointed to the Board of the BBC Trust, and was the Trustee for England for two years. Mark was a member of the G8 Social Impact Investment Task Force in 2014, and was appointed to the Triennial Review of the Big Lottery Fund by the UK Cabinet Office in the same year.

Mark is a leading authority on some of the world’s most entrenched socio-economic challenges, speaking widely on reforms that must be made to drive improved governance and productivity, and always championing the power and social impact of good business. He is the author of the External Rate of Return with the London School of Economics. He was appointed as a Visiting Senior Fellow at the Institute of Global Affairs, London School of Economics & Political Science in November 2016 and a Visiting Professor at the Policy institute, Kings College London in January 2017.

Dr. Axel von Walter Dr. Axel von Walter Partner Beiten Burkhardt Bio
Insa Cornelia Müller Insa Cornelia Müller Partner Beiten Burkhardt Bio
Goetz Hertz-Eichenrode Goetz Hertz-Eichenrode Board Member HANNOVER Finanz Group Bio
Oskar Schilcher Oskar Schilcher Senior Partner, Chief Investment Officer Equistone Partners Bio
Thomas Etzel Thomas Etzel Managing Director HQ Capital Private Equity Bio
Axel  Oltmann Axel Oltmann Managing Partner Clearwater International Bio
Jochen Wermuth Jochen Wermuth Senior Fund Partner, Green Gateway Fund 2 Wermuth Asset Management Bio
Matthias Wilcken Matthias Wilcken Partner and Director Gilde Buyout Partners Bio
Christoph Braks Christoph Braks Director Quadriga Capital
Wolfgang Seibold Wolfgang Seibold Managing Partner AGIC Capital
Benjamin Alt Benjamin Alt Executive Director Adveq Bio
Olof Hernell Olof Hernell CDO EQT
Philip Whitchelo Philip Whitchelo Vice-President, Strategy & Product Marketing Intralinks Bio
Lars Härle Lars Härle Managing Director, Co-Head of IEG Internet Desk and Technology Desk, IEG – Investment Banking Group Bio
Nikolas Samios Nikolas Samios Managing Partner of the COOPERATIVA Venture Group and Chief Investment Officer German Startups Group Bio
Kaarina Suikkonen Kaarina Suikkonen Partner Lyrique Bio
Andreas Bösenberg Andreas Bösenberg Managing Director Sun European Partners, GmbH – Frankfurt Bio
Marinus Schmitt Marinus Schmitt Partner Ufenau Capital Partners AG Bio
Dr. Hendrik Brandis Dr. Hendrik Brandis Partner Earlybird Venture Capital. Bio
Robert Engels Robert Engels Head of M&A Solutions Aon Risk Solutions
Niki Demirbilek Niki Demirbilek Global Head of M&A Insurance DUAL Specialty M&A
Dr. Jack Schiffer Dr. Jack Schiffer Of Counsel Beiten Burkhardt Bio
Georg Ganghofer Georg Ganghofer Investment Director Brockhaus Private Equity Bio
Jörg Sperling Jörg Sperling Managing Partner Alpina Partners Bio
Roland Dennert Roland Dennert Managing Partner Cipio Partners Bio
Catherine Ford Catherine Ford Editor-at-Large Acuris Bio
Johann Reich Johann Reich Managing Partner Rheingau Capital Bio
Katrien Van Hoof Katrien Van Hoof ECM Reporter Acuris
Amedeo Goria Amedeo Goria Reporter unquote” Bio
Oscar Green Oscar Green DACH Reporter unquote"

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