Maximilian Schäfer
Senior Associate

Max joined OpCapita in October 2019. He is engaged in the evaluation and execution of new investments as well as the monitoring and implementation of operational initiatives at portfolio companies.

Prior to joining OpCapita, Max was a Senior Analyst at PJ Solomon in New York, where he focused on executions of M&A and financing transactions in the retail and consumer space, including the acquisition of maurices by OpCapita. Previously, he was a member of Natixis' Large Cap M&A team in Paris, where he worked on M&A executions across the consumer and natural resources sectors. He started his career as part of the Natixis EMEA graduate program in London.

Max has a Masters in Finance from ESADE Barcelona and a CEMS Master in Management from ESADE and Tsinghua School of Economics and Management in Beijing. Max is a German native and is fluent in French.