The 5th Annual German Private Equity Conference will take place on the 16th November 2017 at the Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski in Munich.




*Please note that the conference will be held in English.


08.00 – 08.50

Registration & Breakfast

Join us during in the early morning. This will be the best time to network without the conference hassle.

09.00 – 10.00

Opening Plenary | DACH Region Overview: Is Germany the Next PE Hub of Europe? / Geopolitical Influences

Managing Director
The Blackstone Group

Susanne von Gueltlingen

Head of Private Equity

To Be Confirmed

10.30 – 11.30

Germany’s Mittelstand: a Model of Success. Insights from Top Performing CEOs


To Be Confirmed

To Be Confirmed


Fundraising: Current Trends in the DACH Region


Justin Partington
Fund Services Leader
SGG Group

To Be Confirmed

To Be Confirmed

Deal Sourcing: Influences of the Changing Macroeconomic Environment

Managing Partner
Deutsche Private Equity

Managing Director
3i Group

EMERAM Capital Partners

Georg Helg

Managing Director

12.00 – 13.00

Investing in Technology: The ‘Smart’ Way Forward?


roland-dennert- Cipio Partners

Jan-Ole Gerschefski

Vice President
Warburg Pincus

Carsten Hagenbucher

Managing Director, Corporate Investments – Europe

Soheil Mirpour

Senior Director
Global Founders Capital


LP/GP Dynamics: How to Balance a Winning Relationship

Paul Denning
Managing Director
Denning & Company, LLC

ESG & Impact Investing:  The Question of Returns

Johannes Weber

Managing Partner
Ananda Ventures – Social Venture Fund

Erick Yong

GreenTec Capital Partners

Uli Grabenwarter

Deputy Director/Head of Investments

Jochen Wermuth

Senior Fund Partner
Wermuth Asset Management

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch Break

Enjoy top-quality hot and cold food with your fellow attendees.

14.00 – 14.30

Conference Keynote (To be confirmed)

15.00 – 16.00

Exits: The Exit Market in 2017

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Trosten Krumm

Managing Partner
HQ Equita

Franz Woelfer

Managing Director

To Be Confirmed


Early Stage Investments in Germany: Growth Equity

Michael Brandkamp

Managing Director
High-Tech Gründerfonds

Rainer Maerkle

General Partner
Holtzbrinck Ventures

Michel de Lempdes

Managing Partner & Head Venture Capital
Omnes Capital

Hendrik Brandis

Co-Founder & Partner

Sector-Specific Investments: The Case of Healthcare

Dr. Markus Hosang

General Partner
BioMed Partners

To Be Confirmed

To Be Confirmed

16.00 – 17.30

Closing Cocktail

Join us during in the late afternoon. This will be the best time to network without the conference hassle.