CHICAGO, July 28 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Henry Crown and Company (“HCC”) today announced the appointment of Germany’s Andreas Holtschneider as an investment partner to accelerate the rollout of its private equity investment strategy. in the DACH1 markets. Andreas brings over 12 years of international private equity experience, particularly in the industrials and business services sectors. This hiring is part of a broader strengthening of the HCC’s organization; two Investment Partners, each with geographic expertise, have recently been hired.
With these hires, HCC has doubled its number of Investment Partners, signaling the group’s intentions to increase the weight of private assets in its portfolio.
HCC seeks to invest in companies exhibiting megatrends that drive the economy such as customer experience, health awareness, sustainability and digital/technology. The HCC’s mandate is flexible; investments can range from 50 million euros to 250 million euros for a majority or minority stake with influence, and thanks to the group’s permanent capital, holding periods can be significantly long.
James S. Crown, Chairman of Henry Crown and Company, said, “I am delighted to count Andreas Holtschneider among our investment partners. HCC will benefit from his industry expertise as well as his extensive and diverse network in the DACH markets where he will be instrumental in generating deals.
Andreas Holtschneider added: “Henry Crown and Company’s permanent capital and track record of value creation make it an attractive partner for private companies. With this talented team, I look forward to strengthening HCC’s portfolio with other long-term preparers.
About Henry Crown and Company
Henry Crown and Company is a privately-held Chicago-based firm that manages business interests and coordinates investments within four broad defined categories: publicly traded securities, real estate, investment funds, and private operating companies. The Company owns and operates a diverse group of companies spanning the United States, Canada, Western Europe and Asia.
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