Portfolio Advisors has been an active investor in European private equity since the firm’s inception and we’ve maintained an office on the continent since 2007. Anchored by a solid macroeconomic backdrop and an attractive fundraising environment, demand for alternative investments in Europe continues to grow.

Headquartered in Zurich, our team sources, builds and manages deep relationships with fund sponsors across the broader European landscape.  Our Zurich team also manages the firm’s longstanding relationships with European investors and advisory clients. Whether raising capital from local institutional investors for one of our funds, performing due diligence on European private equity managers, or working with our U.S.-based investment teams, our European team is a critical component of our strategy to geographically diversify our investment portfolios and provide an effective channel for regional participation in our products.

Meet the Senior Members of the Europe Team

Nicolas v.d. Schulenburg
Managing Director
Head of Europe
Europe
Dirk Lienemann
Managing Director
Europe
Christian Peiffer
Vice President