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Thomas von Koch Managing Partner & CEO at EQT Partners


Thomas von Koch was part of the team that founded EQT Partners in 1994 and hence has 20 years of private equity experience. As of March 1, 2014, Thomas is Managing Partner of EQT.

During his tenure with EQT, Thomas has been involved in a majority of the landmark transactions of the EQT Equity investment strategy, and more specifically in the TMT sector with companies such as ComHem, StjärnTVnätet and KBW. Between the years 2008 and 2011, Thomas headed the EQT Equity investment strategy.

Prior to joining EQT, Thomas worked at Investor AB which he joined in 1992 to work in equity research, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. He graduated from the Stockholm School of Economics in 1992 with two majors (Financial Economics and Accounting & Finance).

Thomas is a member of the Partner Investment Committees within EQT – Equity, Real Assets, Mid Market and Credit.

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