Benedikt von Schroder
Mr. von Schroder has been active at a senior level in corporate finance and private equity for over 25 years and was a Partner at Augusta & Co plc until September 2010. During his eight years at Augusta, he worked on a number of significant M&A transactions, debt financings and equity raises for SMEs in various industry sectors including the renewable energy sector. Prior to joining Augusta he was a Partner at Clayton Dubilier & Rice, the US private equity firm, which he joined in April 2000 to help identify investment opportunities in Germany and Europe and take advantage of the massive restructuring of German industry prevalent at the time. Prior to joining CD&R, he was a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley and a Member of the Management Board of Morgan Stanley Bank AG in Frankfurt, responsible for its German and Austrian investment banking business. At Morgan Stanley Mr. von Schroder advised some of the largest German corporations on a number of significant M&A transactions. He received an M.B.A. from the Ludwig Maximilian Universität in Munich.