Our people

The skill, dedication, vision and creativity of our people drives our success.

Investcorp develops, retains and attracts talented people of many nationalities, and provides a distinctive culture in which they can thrive and excel. We promote an entrepreneurial environment and a partnership mindset.

We employ dedicated, client-focused individuals with the ability to make the right connections to the right deals on behalf of clients.

Private equity

Europe

  • Rob Bostock

    Rob Bostock

    London

    Rob Bostock

    Rob Bostock

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Robert Bostock joined Investcorp in 2017 from Space NK, where he held the position of Director of Technology with responsibility for eCommerce, Customer Relationship Management and IT. Prior to that, Robert spent 2 years at The Dune Group, a privately owned UK Footwear Brand as Group Head of eCommerce. Previous roles include Head of eCommerce at White Stuff and Thomas Pink (LVMH).

    Robert holds a BA (hons) in Economics from De Montfort University, England.

  • Andrea Davis

    Andrea Davis

    London

    Andrea Davis

    Andrea Davis

    London

    Managing Director, Private Equity- Europe

    Andrea joined Investcorp in 2014. Prior to that she held the role of CFO at TDX Group – sold by Investcorp in January 2014. Before this role she was CEO - EMEA at Fellowes, a privately owned US manufacturing company. Earlier roles include the CFO at Willett International (a global print technology company), Head of Corporate Strategy for BAA and various roles at Ernst & Young, Price Waterhouse and J.P.Morgan.

    Andrea received a B.Sc in Electronics and a MBA from London Business School.

  • Sébastien De Bock

    Sébastien De Bock

    London

    Sébastien De Bock

    Sébastien De Bock

    London

    Associate, Private Equity – Europe

    Sébastien De Bock joined Investcorp in 2019. Prior to Investcorp, he worked in the Investment Banking Division at Deutsche Bank in London, where he focused on a variety of corporate finance and M&A transactions in the Benelux and Nordic region.

    Sébastien holds a BSc and MSc in Business Economics from KU Leuven, with exchanges to LMU München and the Simon Business School at the University of Rochester, New York.

  • Nicola Ferraris

    Nicola Ferraris

    London

    Nicola Ferraris

    Nicola Ferraris

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Nicola Ferraris joined Investcorp in 2010. Prior to that, he was a member in Credit Suisse's Telecommunication, Media & Gaming team based in London.

    Nicola holds a Diplome de Grande Ecole and a MSc in Finance from ESCP Europe.

  • Melanie Figgener

    Melanie Figgener

    London

    Melanie Figgener

    Melanie Figgener

    London

    Vice President, Private Equity- Europe

    Melanie first joined Investcorp in 2003 and is now part of the portfolio companies management team. Prior to Investcorp she worked at KPMG Consulting Hamburg where she led the Competence Centre Utilities.

    Melanie has a diploma in Economics from Hanover University in Germany.

  • Maxime Geraudie

    Maxime Geraudie

    London

    Maxime Geraudie

    Maxime Geraudie

    London

    Associate - Private Equity, Europe

    Maxime joined Investcorp in 2018. Prior to Investcorp, he worked three years in the investment banking team at Canaccord Genuity in London.

    Maxime holds an MSc degree in Corporate Finance & Banking from EDHEC Business School.

  • Luis Gonzalez

    Luis Gonzalez

    London

    Luis Gonzalez

    Luis Gonzalez

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Luis Gonzalez joined Investcorp in 2008. He joined from JP Morgan where he worked in the London acquisition and leveraged finance team. Prior to that, he worked for JP Morgan's mergers and acquisitions team in Madrid.

    Luis holds a degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the University Politecnica in Madrid.

  • Juergen Heilmann

    Juergen Heilmann

    London

    Juergen Heilmann

    Juergen Heilmann

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Juergen Heilmann joined Investcorp in 2018 from Beiersdorf AG. During 10 years with Beiersdorf, Juergen held leadership positions in Finance, Supply Chain and Business Development. Between 2012 and 2016, he was the CFO and Head of Supply Chain of Beiersdorf Colombia. Prior to that, he spent six years in Top Management Consulting with Bain & Company and Accenture, serving clients in various industries across Europe.

    Juergen holds an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management and a Business Diploma from Ludwig-
    Maximilians-University Munich.

  • Sebastian Inger

    Sebastian Inger

    London

    Sebastian Inger

    Sebastian Inger

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Sebastian Inger joined Investcorp in 2013. Prior to Investcorp he worked in the industrial team at Credit Suisse in London. Previously he worked at Swedbank in Sweden, in both the equity research team and corporate finance
    division.

    Sebastian has an International BSc and MSc in Finance with a sub-degree in Japanese, from the University of Gothenburg School of Business, Economics and Law in Sweden.

  • Alexander Koeppen

    Alexander Koeppen

    London

    Alexander Koeppen

    Alexander Koeppen

    London

    Associate, Private Equity – Europe

    Alexander Köppen joined Investcorp in 2018. Prior to Investcorp he worked as an analyst in the Corporate Finance M&A and ECM, Industrials team at Deutsche Bank in London.

    Alexander holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management from Westfälische Wilhelms
    Universitaet in Germany.

  • Owen Li

    Owen Li

    London

    Owen Li

    Owen Li

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Owen Li joined Investcorp in 2010. Prior to Investcorp, he was an associate within the TMT investment banking group at Nomura and before that at Lehman Brothers in London. He currently sits in the boards of ABAX and SecureLink and has previously served as a board member at CSIdentity and Magnum Semiconductors, and as a board observer at Skrill and eviivo.

    Owen holds a BSc in Economics at Bristol University, England.

  • Daniel Lopez-Cruz

    Daniel Lopez-Cruz

    London

    Daniel Lopez-Cruz

    Daniel Lopez-Cruz

    London

    Head, Private Equity - Europe

    Daniel is the head of Investcorp’s European Private Equity group and a member of Investcorp’s global private equity investment committee. Since joining Investcorp in 2005, Daniel has been responsible for a number of private equity investments across a wide range of industries and European countries. He currently sits in the boards of Agromillora and SPG Prints and has previously served on the boards of Polyconcept, Icopal, Asiakastieto and Esmalglass.

    Prior to Investcorp, Daniel was an Executive Director in Morgan Stanley’s investment banking group in New York and London and was previously a Director in UBS’s investment banking group in New York. He holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a dual degree in Law and Economics from ICADE.

  • Benjamin Marino

    Benjamin Marino

    London

    Benjamin Marino

    Benjamin Marino

    London

    Vice President, Private Equity - Europe

    Benjamin Marino joined Investcorp in 2015. Prior to Investcorp he worked in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications Investment Banking team at Barclays Capital in London. Benjamin holds an MSc in Finance from Imperial College London and a BSc in Mathematics with Economics from University College London.

  • Jose Pfeifer

    Jose Pfeifer

    London

    Jose Pfeifer

    Jose Pfeifer

    London

    Managing Director, Private Equity - Europe

    Jose is a member of Investcorp’s private equity investment committee. Since joining Investcorp in 2006, Jose has led a number of investments and realizations in Germany, the UK and Southern Europe. He currently sits on the boards of Kee Safety and Acura and has previously served on the boards of GL Education, Ceme Group, Moody International (observer), Georg Jensen and Agromillora. Prior to Investcorp, Jose worked in Citigroup’s Investment Banking team in London.

    Jose graduated from EBS University for Business and Law in Germany.

  • Pierre Schaeffer

    Pierre Schaeffer

    London

    Pierre Schaeffer

    Pierre Schaeffer

    London

    Associate, Private Equity – Europe

    Pierre Schaeffer joined Investcorp in 2017. Prior to that, he was a member of the Financial Institutions Group at J.P. Morgan in London. Pierre holds an MSc in Management from EMLYON Business School.

  • Arne Uekötter

    Arne Uekötter

    London

    Arne Uekötter

    Arne Uekötter

    London

    Vice President, Private Equity - Europe

    Arne Uekötter joined Investcorp in 2015. Prior to joining Investcorp, he worked in Goldman Sachs’ Investment Banking Division in Frankfurt, where he spent two years advising on M&A, debt and equity transactions. Arne graduated from the University of Mannheim in Germany with a BSc in Business Administration with foreign language qualification in Japanese and holds an MBA with distinction from INSEAD.

  • Davide Vassena

    Davide Vassena

    London

    Davide Vassena

    Davide Vassena

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Davide Vassena joined Investcorp in 2016. Prior to Investcorp, he worked for the luxury mobile phone manufacturer Vertu, where he was the senior vice president responsible for product and marketing. Prior to that, he spent eight years at McKinsey Italy, serving clients throughout Europe and Middle East. Before that, Davide was Business Development manager and Head of Network Planning for Latin America at Nokia Networks, based out of Brazil and
    Italy.

    Davide holds a MS degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University Politecnico di Milano.

  • Roberta Vezzoli

    Roberta Vezzoli

    London

    Roberta Vezzoli

    Roberta Vezzoli

    London

    Principal, Private Equity - Europe

    Roberta Vezzoli joined Investcorp in 2013. Prior to Investcorp she worked in the UBS Investment Banking division in London, where she has spent the past three years in the Global Industrials Group, Mining and Chemicals working on M&A, IPO and financing transactions.

    Roberta has a MSc in International Management from Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan and an MA in Banking and Finance from Universitaet St. Gallen in Switzerland.

  • Megan Zheng

    Megan Zheng

    London

    Megan Zheng

    Megan Zheng

    London

    Associate, Private Equity - Europe

    Megan Zheng joined Investcorp in 2017. Prior to Investcorp, she was a M&A Associate in the Investment Banking Division at Barclays. Megan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting in Management from Tsinghua University, School of Economics and Management in Beijing, China, which included an exchange programme at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania in 2012.