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Gunter WALDNER, Executive Board Member

Gunter joined Tyrus Capital in August 2012 to launch the firm’s special PE/Secondaries opportunities strategy. Prior to Tyrus Capital, Gunter spent five years in senior positions in AlpInvest Partner’s European Secondaries team, one of the largest PE and secondary PE investors globally with over EUR 40 billion in assets under management, where he has led or co-led secondary transactions with a volume of over EUR 430 million.

Gunter was responsible for sourcing, structuring and the execution of transactions, portfolio management, as well as developing and raising AlpInvest’s first co-mingled secondaries fund.

His previous experience includes 10 years in investment banking at Lehman Brothers, with a long track record of advising clients, amongst them many private equity firms and their portfolio companies on M&A and capital market transactions. Gunter holds a master degree in Business Administration and Economics from the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration.