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Schroder Adveq strengthens board

Schroder Adveq, private equity specialist, today announces that Sinikka Demaré and Georg Wunderlin have joined the board, adding extensive private assets experience to the business.

Sinikka has specialised as a Strategic Advisor to institutional investors and their asset managers. As an investor and advisor she brings experience in private equity, venture capital and private debt, as well as the needs of institutional investors in private assets.

Sinikka was Managing Director at Ortec Finance, where she was responsible for building the business in Switzerland and acting as lead consultant for large corporate and public pension funds. She also held leading positions in corporate finance, business and pensions fund management at Dow Chemical over a period of 19 years.

Georg was appointed Schroders Global Head of Private Assets last year and is focused on developing and executing Schroders’ private assets growth strategy on a global scale.

He can draw upon 19 years of experience in investment finance, having held a number of senior roles. Prior to Schroders, he was the Chief Executive Officer of HQ Capital, a leading alternatives manager.

Stephen Mills, Chairman of Schroder Adveq, commented:

“We welcome Sinikka and Georg to the board of Schroder Adveq. Together they bring a tremendous depth of specialist private asset knowledge which will serve to further support the growth of Schroder Adveq.”

Bruno Raschle, founder of Schroder Adveq, will continue to serve on the board as Vice Chairman.   

Schroder Adveq manages private equity investments across a range of investment strategies. 

Schroders Private Assets and Alternatives business, a strategic growth area for the firm, manages £39.3 billion* in assets, including private equity, hedge funds, infrastructure finance, insurance-linked securities, commodities, real estate, impact investing and securitised credit.

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