Holger has been a partner at Demeter since 2018 and is responsible for the development of Demeter´s activities in the German-speaking area.
Holger has been active in various management positions in the PE sector since 2001. Prior to joining Demeter, he was Investment Director at LEA Partners, Managing Partner at Capcellence Mittelstandspartner and Managing Director of IKB Private Equity. In all three PEs his investment focus was on growth financings and buyouts of small- and mid-sized companies coming from the industrial and technology sectors. A particular focus of his activities was on manufacturers of high-tech and precision components and intelligent systems for industrial processes, for the automation and automotive industry and for mechanical and plant engineering as well as developers of B2B software. He has actively supported and backed a large number of investment companies and management teams for many years through advisory and supervisory board positions.
Before joining the private equity industry, Holger was managing director of a medium-sized industry service group with a turnover of 150m for 7 years. He started his career as a management consultant with the strategy and management consultancy Prof. Dr. Klaus Brankamp.
Holger holds a Master’s degree in Business and Engineering from the Technical University of Kaiserslautern.