IIR & IBC Finance is part of the Knowledge and Networking Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.


Peter Schwanitz

Managing Director at Portfolio Advisors


Since January 2018 Peter is a Senior Advisor of Portfolio Advisors. Previously from 2009 onwards he was a Managing Director of the firm, co-heading the European office and Portfolio Advisors' European activities. Before joining Portfolio Advisors, he was a Partner at VCM Capital Management, a German-based private equity fund of funds firm, where he focused on conducting due diligence on European and U.S. private equity partnerships and advising institutional clients. Prior to joining VCM in 2006, Peter had eleven years of private equity investing experience as a Director with CAM Private Equity, a Managing Director with Sal. Oppenheim and as a Director with the AXA-Colonia Insurance Group in Germany. At AXA-Colonia he was also Head of the Group Controlling Department.