The investment team of Perusa GmbH has long-term investment and management experience across various industries.
Dr. Christian Hollenberg
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Christian Hollenberg is founding partner of Perusa. He has nearly 30 years of experience as investor and entrepreneur in medium-sized companies. Prior to founding Perusa, he was one of the co-founders of Orlando Management, another mid-cap focused private equity firm. Christian has pertinent experience in operative, turn-around, and restructuring management as well as in investment banking (J.P. Morgan). He holds a law degree and a MBA from Harvard Business School.
Dr. Hanno Schmidt-Gothan
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Hanno Schmidt-Gothan is founding partner of Perusa. Prior to this, he was operating manager of medium-sized companies undergoing change processes amongst others at Buderus Feinguss. In his previous career he worked at McKinsey & Company in Dusseldorf and Atlanta, and was a Partner at Accenture. Hanno holds a MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management, a MS degree in Chemical Engineering from MIT and a BS degree in Chemistry from the University of Georgia.
Dr. Stephan Beller
+49 (0)89 / 23 8878 939
Stefan Beller started as Investment Director at Perusa. Since 2008, he served as operating manager of Perusa portfolio companies. Previously, he worked at McKinsey & Company in Munich. He holds a Master degree in Industrial Engineering from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.
+49 (0)89 / 23 8878 916
Raphael Weller joined Perusa as an Investment Director in 2015. Previously, he worked more than ten years in M&A at DC Advisory and at a Swiss private bank. Raphael holds a Master degree in business administration from University of Bochum.
Jonas Lundgren works as Investment Director at Perusa since 2014. He was appointed Managing Director of Perusa AB (Sweden) in 2016. In his previous career, he worked in 18 years in Corporate Finance at KPMG Sweden. He holds a MSc in Economics from Uppsala University and a Master’s degree in International Management from HEC Lausanne.
+49 (0)89 / 23 8878 931
Max Büchler holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Mannheim and a Master of Arts in Banking and Finance from the University of St. Gallen. Max joined Perusa in late 2017 and previously worked for Deloitte for six years, most recently as Senior Manager Financial Advisory.