Europe Team


Holger Schmidt

Holger has more than 20 years experience in European equity capital markets. He started his career at Deutsche Bank’s equity trading desk and moved into equity sales in 1996 with DZ Bank. After setting up their equity desk in Tokyo, he returned to Germany in 2001, rebuilding the U.K. client base for equities. As part of a joint venture with Natixis, he moved to London in 2004 and in 2007 and became Director of Silvia Quandt & Cie. Ltd, setting up their London office. In 2014, Holger joined Edison Investment Research as a consultant on promoting independent research to German corporates. For the past 2 years, he has worked for a Private Equity company, specializing in restructurings and carve-outs.