We come from the industry and blend financing processes with technology

Leverest is a European fintech-platform designed to facilitate M&A acquisitions by applying advanced technology to the financing process. Coming from the industry, we thrive in connecting private equity customers and companies with the right lending partners, thus providing a best-in-class financing experience by applying advanced technology and facilitating to superior financing outcomes.

Team members priorly worked at these institutions:
Leverest Team Prior Employers

Our Team

Teamwork is at the heart of how we operate and our combined strength comes from our diverse backgrounds and complementary skill-sets. Our team members have backgrounds in private equity, investment banking, consulting, software development, and technology. We understand your needs and can build superior tech-enabled solutions.

Oliver Broszat, Leverest Product and Development

Oliver Broszat

Product & Development
Former lead developer at codecentric
Mahammad Mammadli, Leverest Operations, Advisory & Data Analytics

Mahammad Mammadli

Operations & Data Analytics
Former Investment Team at Palladio Partners and Corporate Finance at British Petroleum

Join the team

We are growing and are always looking to further strengthen our team with great colleagues. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly should you be interested in working with Leverest.

Our Advisory Board

Alexander Argyros, Leverest Advisory Board

Alexander Argyros

Founder and former CEO of private equity startup, Moonfare. Previously at KKR and JP Morgan.
Jens Alsleben, Leverest Advisor

Jens Alsleben

Founding partner of H.I.G. Capital in Europe – now executive coach with focus on positive leadership. Holds various advisor- and supervisory board positions at private equity companies.
Gerd Bieding, Leverest Advisory Board

Gerd Bieding

Former MD at GCA Altium (now Houlihan Lokey) with >20 years debt advisory experience. Gerd also built up the debt advisory and financial restructuring business of Close Brothers (now DC Advisory) and was a lending banker at Royal Bank of Scotland, BHF-Bank, and the development finance institution DEG.
Alex Bierhaus, Leverest Advisory Board

Alex Bierhaus

Former CTO & MD at Compeon (scaled Compeon from 7 to 140 employees). Tech advisor providing tech due diligences for leading private equity firms.
Dr. Hauke Hansen, Leverest Advisory Board

Dr. Hauke Hansen

MD of Lakeside Invest and senior advisor to Triton Partners (PE). Former Amazon and Cimpress executive and McKinsey alumni who successfully founded / co-founded nine technology / software companies.
Dr. Martin Heuber, Leverest Advisory Board

Dr. Martin Heuber

Partner & credit lawyer at Mayer Brown leading the Banking & Finance practice. Also lecturer for corporate finance / acquisition finance law at University St. Gallen.
Dr. Ralf Köster, Leverest Advisory Board

Dr. Ralf Köster

Former CEO of BARTEC Group awarded „ Entrepreneur Of The Year” in 2015. Holds various advisor- and supervisory board positions at industrial companies and tech-startups.
Dirk Pieper, Leverest Advisory Board

Dirk Pieper

Investment Manager at BMH with focus on scaling start-ups and >50 successful investments.

Berlin

Jägerstraße 32
10117 Berlin

Frankfurt

Bockenheimer Landstraße 31,
60325 Frankfurt am Main

Our offices

Our Vision & Values

We believe that the financing industry has been slow in adapting to technology and it is our mission to become a technology thought-leader in the corporate finance & private equity space.

We envision a world where technology supports investment processes, leading to superior financing outcomes and facilitating capital- and resource allocation which adds value for companies, investors and lenders as well as their stakeholders and ultimately society.

At Leverest we work on our commonly aligned goals with our values in mind:

Honesty, candor, integrity: We value open communication, honest feedback & full transparency at any time.

Mutual respect: We respect each other and positively seek to understand diverging views & ideas.

Team ethics: We support each other, enhance each other’s qualities and value diversity.

Customer = Team member: We work as ONE team with our customer to achieve superior financing solutions.

Results focus: We aim for excellence and work customer-centered on commonly aligned goals.

Digital solutions: We creatively develop efficient digital solutions that improve corporate finance processes and the working-lives of our customers.

Growth mindset: We continuously improve (incl. ourselves) and bravely innovate.

Ownership & responsibility: We are proactive entrepreneurs and we take ownership & responsibility.

Sustainability mindset: We work sustainably and offer our employees flexibility & freedom to achieve superior long-term performance.