Andreas Doerfert, born in 1974, has been a partner at HANNOVER Finanz since June 2016 and Deputy Director since August 2016. He has 15 years' experience in the investment business and has worked in responsible positions in both private equity and leveraged finance. After starting his career as a manager with Deloitte and vice president at Investkreditbank AG, he moved to Odewald & Compagnie in Berlin as a senior investment manager, before joining M Cap Finance in Frankfurt as a director. Most recently, he spent several years in Vienna with the multi strategy asset manager LFPI - a long-established French private equity group - as the director responsible for identifying and implementing transactions on the German mid-cap market. Andreas Doerfert studied Business Administration at the University of the Saarland in Saarbrücken. He is a Diplom-Kaufmann (Dipl.-Kfm.) and US Certified Public Accountant (CPA).