Stefan Ulrich Fleissner joined the management of PartnerFonds AG in the summer of 2017. In his capacity as CEO of a capital-market-oriented consulting and investment company for primary and secondary market transactions in the small- and mid-cap sector since 2006, Mr Fleissner has structured more than 20 corporate finance and M&A projects with an overall volume exceeding 200 million euros, including seven prospect-based capital market emissions (IPOs and IBOs). In the investment and M&A sector, his key focus in recent years was the start-up of two group holding companies and their advancement into a group of companies ready for consolidation and fit for the capital market. In the years between 1991 and 2005, Mr Fleissner built up and advanced two IT companies up to the stage of their successful takeover. As the CEO of an international investment company, he was instrumental in a number of IPOs and company buy-outs. Mr Fleissner earned his diploma in business administration (Diplom-Kaufmann) at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich.