We are a global firm with local operations in three continents (Europe, North America and South America) working on assignments around the world. Our corporate finance professionals comprise a long track record as accountants, lawyers, tax consultants, bankers, and business developers having worked for leading law and accounting firms, investment banks, corporate finance houses or in the industry.Based on former careers and a history of successful projects we are able to complement our in-house expertise with a strong network of advisors, entrepreneurs and investors throughout Europe, North America, the Middle East and Asia and cooperate with leading law firms, accounting firms and financial institutions around the world.
Your benefit is a cross-functional transaction services team headed by an experienced senior advisor as your relationship manager and/or project manager. Our Partners share a common vision based on integrity, professionalism and reliability, along with a primary commitment to serving the interests of our clients.
Dr. Winfried WeigelEurope
Winfried brings in more than 20 years experience in capital markets, corporate finance and private equity, having worked with leading investment banks in New York, London, Frankfurt and Zurich. He led various multi-billion dollar privatizations, mergers and acquisitions and participated in various large-scale IPOs and Public takeovers in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Since founding Weigel Corporate Finance he advised on more than hundred transactions with a total transaction value of more than two billion dollars. He was also involved in forming various start-up companies, e.g. Telehouse Facilities AG, IntelliSite B.V., IX Europe, paybox Austria AG, Mobilkom Austria AG, Allamanda Networks AG, RCM Renewable Credit Management.
Winfried earned an undergraduate degree in Engineering from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and a Diplom-Kaufmann degree (MBA) from Frankfurt university. He also studied law and earned a LL.M. at the Institut for Law and Finance at Frankfurt university. He wrote is doctoral thesis on modern finance theory and he is teaching Transaction Services at the University of St. Gall (HSG) in Switzerland.
Before forming Weigel Corporate Finance, Winfried worked as an Executive Director and as a Managing Director at UBS Investment Banking in Zurich and Frankfurt, as an Executive Director at Warburg Dillon Read in London and as a Vice President at J.P. Morgan with postings in London, New York, and Prague.