Stirling Square Capital Partners makes two new appointments to its Investment Team
7 March 2016 - Stirling Square Capital Partners ("Stirling Square"), a leading pan-European mid-market private equity firm, today announced the appointment of Aurelien Benoit and Jan-Henning Saitz as Executives to the firm.
Aurelien was previously an Associate at Goldman Sachs where he worked in the Investment Banking Division in London. He completed an MBA at INSEAD and prior to that qualified as a Chartered Accountant whilst at PricewaterhouseCoopers in France and the United States of America. Aurelien also has an MSc in Economics from the Institut d'Administration des Entreprises de Grenoble and speaks French and English.
Jan was previously an Investment Associate at Better Capital in London where he specialised in distressed private equity investments in the UK and Germany. He holds an MSc in Management from the London Business School and a BSc in Business Administration from the University of Mannheim and speaks German and English.
Commenting on the appointments, Stefano Bonfiglio, Managing Partner, said: "We are pleased to welcome both Aurelien and Jan to the Stirling Square team as we continue to add new talent and expertise in line with our plans for our recently closed Third Fund."
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About Stirling Square Capital Partners
Stirling Square Capital Partners was established in 2002 and is a pan-European private equity firm which invests in mid-market companies with enterprise values of between €50m and €500m. The firm manages three funds and a number of co-investment positions, totaling over €1bn of assets under management.
"Stirling Square is hugely experienced in working with companies to move them on to the next stage of growth and has experience in our [the aerospace and defence] sector"