Hugo von Liechtenstein
Hugo studied Business Administration in Vienna, Austria (Mag.) and holds an MBA from Kellogg University (US) / WHU (D). Hugo speaks fluently German and English, with a working knowledge of French and Spanish.
Starting in 1999, Hugo built and ran the "Acquisition Finance" team at Crédit Lyonnais' Frankfurt office, until he left in 2004 to launch his own consultancy company. His main focus during the time at Crédit Lyonnais was the structuring of LBO/MBO financings for private equity firms in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Before working at Crédit Lyonnais, Hugo worked as Vice President in the "Structured and Project Finance" department of HypoVereinsbank in Munich which he had joined in 1991. Amongst many other transactions Hugo was responsible for and was instrumental in the successful execution of what had been until then (1998) the largest project finance transaction in Germany.
Hugo also serves as Advisory Board member in several companies.