Before embarking on an eight-year career with Apax Partners and setting up Maxburg Capital Partners in 2014, Moritz Greve can look back on a career with Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley after having initially started off with Sparkasse Münsterland Ost. Moritz holds an MBA from Insead as well as an MA in Management Studies (ESCP-EAP). During his period with Apax Partners Moritz was primarily involved with investments in retail and service sector companies with a predominantly German and international geographic focus.
Florian Seubert is co-founder of zooplus AG, an S-DAX publicly listed online retailer (Market Cap > € 400mm; Total sales > € 500 mm). Between 1999 and 2013 and whilst serving as CFO, zooplus developed from a 4-person start-up to European market leader with a presence in more than 20 countries. Before setting up zooplus, Florian worked for JPMorgan Securities in London and New York. Florian holds a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oxford University and has been an active investor in the German small cap scene since the late 1990s.
Dr. Felix Treptow
Before joining Maxburg Capital Partners Felix Treptow spent seven years with the transaction team of Orlando, an independent private equity firm that focusses on special situations investments in the German small and mid-cap arena. Prior to that he was part of the M&A advisory team of Goldman Sachs for two years. Felix studied at LMU Munich, UC Berkeley and LSE. He holds an Honours Degree in Technology Management from CDTM.
Dr. Benjamin Moldenhauer
Ben Moldenhauer joined Maxburg Capital Partners in 2015 and previously headed the expansion of Better Capital, a UK restructuring fund, into the German market. Between 2008 and 2014 he was a member of the transaction team of Orlando, a private equity firm focussing on midsized companies. He started his career with the M&A department of Goldman Sachs. Ben Moldenhauer studied business administration at the European Business School (ebs), Oestrich-Winkel (Dipl.-Kfm.), and at the Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh (M.B.A.). He holds a PhD degree from TU München.
Before joining Maxburg Capital Partners, Georg Kiener worked at Oliver Wyman where he focused on projects in the financial, automotive and industrial sectors. Georg Kiener studied electrical engineering at TU München, UC Berkeley and KTH Stockholm. He holds an Honours Degree in Technology Management from CDTM.
Maximilian Geueke gained first M&A experience in the transaction services division of KPMG as well as in the investment banking division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Just before joining Maxburg Capital Partners in 2017, he co-founded a start-up as part of the incubator program at the TUM Entrepreneurship Centre. Maximilian Geueke holds a bachelor degree from the University of Amsterdam and completed his Masters degree at the London School of Economics.
Prior to joining Maxburg Capital Partners, Michael Brand spent two years with Credit Suisse in Frankfurt. Before that he gained initial insights into private equity with AUCTUS in Munich. Besides, Michael gathered additional entrepreneurial experience as co-founder of a social media startup. Michael started his studies at the USC Marshall School of Business in Los Angeles before obtaining his degree in International Business at Munich Business School.
Esther Mackrodt heads Maxburg’s backoffice since 2014. Prior to joining Maxburg and after her studies at Frankfurt’s Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University, Esther worked for an international law firm as well as an accountancy firm.
Julian Mick joined Maxburg Capital Partners in July 2019. Prior to joining Maxburg, he gained experience in management consulting at Stern Stewart & Co. and in investment banking at Barclays. Julian Mick holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a specialization in accounting and finance from Ludwig Maximilians University Munich.
Prior to joining Maxburg, Tim Sachs was head of M&A at PharmaLex Group, a portfolio company of AUCTUS Capital Partners. Tim gained further experience in private equity at Waterland, public equity at Allianz Global Investors, and M&A at HSBC and BNP Paribas. Tim studied business administration at the WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management in Koblenz, University Bocconi in Milan and the University of Michigan – Ross School of Business.