Team

The Cross team has several decades of experience in industry, private equity and consulting with a long-standing track record of approximately 30 successful investments in mid-sized companies in Switzerland, Germany and Austria.

 

Dr Michael Petersen, Managing Partner, Email

  • Founder, managing partner and vice-chairman of the board of 3i Switzerland
  • Board member of several mid-sized companies
  • Member of the executive board of Helbling Translink
  • Degrees in business administration from the Universities of Hamburg and St.Gallen (HSG)

                                                     

Markus Reich, Managing Partner, Email

  • Founder, managing partner and vice-chairman of the board of 3i Switzerland
  • Board member of several mid-sized companies
  • Member of the executive board of Helbling CFT
  • Degree in business administration from the University of Zurich

 

     

Raffael Rupprechter, Partner, CFO, Email

  • Internships at financial service companies
  • Degree in business administration from the University of St.Gallen (HSG)

 

             

 

Florian Demleitner, Investment Director, Email

  • Senior Vice President Direct Investments at Partners Group
  • Investment Director at GermanCapital
  • Project Leader at Boston Consulting Group
  • Degree in business administration from the University of Regensburg

 

       

Philipp Schnyder, Investment Director, Email

  • Director M&A / Corporate Finance at N+1 Swiss Capital
  • Analyst M&A at Morgan Stanley
  • Degree in business administration from the University of St.Gallen (HSG)

 

            

Daniel Bachmeier, Investment Analyst, Email

  • Internships in Investment Banking and Private Equity at J.P. Morgan, Metzler Corporate Finance, KPMG as well as several investment companies
  • Degrees in finance and business administration from Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics and the University of Passau

     

Peter Giesinger, Senior Advisor, Email

  • Previously Managing Partner of the CGS buyout fund
  • Board member of several mid-sized companies
  • Managing Director of country subsidiaries, sales and marketing director at Hilti Group
  • CEO of the Bourdon-Haenni Group
  • Degree in business administration from the Vienna University of Economics and Business Admin-istration (WU) and IESE Barcelona

           

Nathalie Regli, Assistant, Email

  • Assistant at 3i Switzerland
  • Commercial education, long-standing experience as personal assisstant in several law firms