Sven is Managing Partner of svs Capital Partners GmbH. He advises German and international entrepreneurs, sponsors, financial investors and businesses of various sectors, in particular of the IT- and the cleantech-sectors, on essential strategic issues. Sven is regularly retained to consult on the divestiture of companies, anorganic growth strategies, restructuring and change management projects as well as financing topics.
Prior to founding svs Capital Partners, Sven was for more than 10 years CFO of a number of listed small and mid cap tech companies (syzygy AG, Gauss Interprise AG, FJH AG, Petrotec AG) and of privately held Leybold Optics GmbH. He founded and was CEO of the second listed SPAC on the Frankfurt stock exchange, European CleanTech I S.E.. Sven successfully managed 3 IPOs as CFO/CEO of small and midcap companies with total proceeds of more than 250m EUR as well as more than a dozen M&A transactions (some of them included post merger integration) with a transaction value of 500m EUR. Sven studied business at DHBW Mannheim (Dipl.-Betriebswirt) and holds a MBA of Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern Unviersity).