The team provides extensive banking, capital markets and asset management experience. Our founder successfully built and exited European banks in his own capacity as CEO and a chairman; he is an ‘approved individual’ with multiple global regulators. Our management have extensive experience in strategy, M&A, structuring and effective portfolio management.
Dr. Patrick Bettscheider – Founding Partner, was in prior times the chief founder and a member of the Board of Management of MainFirst Bank AG, and a Board Member of Bank Julius Bär (Germany). Prior to privately holding financial services companies, Patrick was Head of European Equities at Deutsche Bank. Dr. Bettscheider holds an MBA from University of Chicago and his directorships include the Chair of the Supervisory Board at Kommunalkredit Austria AG.
Matthias Glas – Partner, is the partner heading up the London office. He has over 30 years of experience in the financial services and asset management industries with substantial experience in restructuring and post-acquisition strategy implementation. Matthias has held senior positions with Threadneedle, Fidelity and Allianz Global Investors.
Dimitry Blasi – Partner, has over 24 years of extensive financial services spanning Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. He has held a number of senior roles at Khaleeji Commercial Bank, LMC and Westpac Banking Corporation (Australia); as well as having worked and qualified with PwC London in audit and special projects. He is a qualified lawyer, UK chartered accountant and project manager.