As of March 1, 2018, the management team is being expanded. Andreas Weigelt will become Senior Partner and CEO. Since the beginning of 2015, he has been working for Arbonia Group, where he currently leads the EgoKiefer business and was previously involved in the restructuring of Arbonia as Head of Strategy for the entire Group. Andreas worked at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) for over seven years as part of the Swiss leadership team for the Industrial Goods practice. He comes from an entrepreneurial family and will continue this tradition by buying in as a shareholder at VERAISON Capital.
The Board of Directors will also being strengthened by the election of Michael Barben. Michael is an operating Partner at Partners Group, where he spent the last 17 years gathering extensive international experience. He has been instrumental in building up Partners Group’s private infrastructure business line, which managed CHF 8.6 billion in assets as of June 2017. His background and active involvement will help contribute to VERAISON’s continued growth strategy.
Both appointments are subject to approval by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA).