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Proventis Partners expands its Munich team with Alexander Muires as new Partner

Munich — 01 October 2017
Proventis Partners, one of the leading consulting firms advising companies and private equity investors in the course of M&A transactions and corporate finance projects, continues its successful growth path and welcomes with Alexander Muires (48) a new Partner with many years of experience in M&A and corporate finance on board of the Munich team.

Alexander Muires is an acknowledged M&A and corporate finance expert and has more than 17 years of experience in the areas corporate finance and mergers & acquisitions. The 48 year-old has been working in corporate finance since 2000 and has successfully initiated, advised and closed many transactions in this time.

His past activities include advising on numerous international M&A transactions, mergers and acquisitions for medium-sized companies, private equity investors, family offices and public companies as well as several financing, LBO and capital market transactions. Fur- thermore, Alexander Muires prepared various fairness opinions in the course of public takeover offers.

Selected mandates for reference include the sale of Borsig GmbH to Malaysia, the successful initial public offering (IPO) of Derby Cycle AG with subsequent take over offer of Dutch PON Holding and the sale of RTS to Mediamarkt-Saturn-Holding.

Alexander Muires was most recently Head of “Mergers & Acquisitions / Corporate Finance” of FUNKE MEDIENGRUPPE in Essen (Germany). In this position he managed with his
team the entire investment and M&A business of the media group as well as the corporate treasury of the company holding of FUNKE MEDIENGRUPPE.

After completing a banking apprenticeship and his business administration studies in Cologne, he started his career as Corporate Customer Advisor and later as Executive Assistant at Stadtsparkasse Kdln. This was followed by positions as Director of capital market transactions focused advisory firm Haubrok Corporate Finance and Managing Director of M&A boutique Network Corporate Finance in Dusseldorf.

„We warmly welcome Alexander at Proventis Partners and are looking forward to working with him. Due to his extensive and diverse M&A and financing experience, we are convinced that he will be a great addition to our existing team and that his experience as well as his hands-on attitude will be much appreciated by our clients. All Partners of Proventis are very pleased that we could get him on board. He distinguishes himself by his excellent reputation as corporate finance advisor. He is known as a problem solver who solves strategic issues of his clients with creativity and success. We provide him with a corporate platform to continue his consulting activities in cooperation with our teams in Munich, Hamburg and Zurich as well as our partners in the US, UK and China.” Jan Pérschmann and Rainer Wieser, founding partners of Proventis Partners, recall.

About Proventis Partners

Proventis Partners is a partner-managed mid-market M&A-advisory boutique, whose main clients comprises corporations, family businesses and private equity funds. Proventis Partners is active in the sectors aerospace & defense, TMT, natural resources, FMCG, construction and logistics and has beside the three offices in Zurich, Munich and Hamburg, a qualified partner network in Europe, Asia, and the United States. Proventis Partners has completed with its team of 30 professionals over 200 transactions with a total transaction value of more than EUR 4 bn.