Christian Thun-Hohenstein

Senior Advisor

Christian has 30+ yrs of experience advising technology and media clients across Europe as well as global technology investors, private equity and sovereign wealth funds. He is currently Chairman of Advisory at DealGlobe Ltd. In his Investment Banking career, Christian has worked at Nomura, Haitong Securities, Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse First Boston and Prudential Bache Capital Funding. His most recent senior positions included Head of Investment Banking at Haitong Securities UK, Head of Investment Banking EMEA at Nomura and a variety of senior positions at Deutsche Bank which included Head of TMT Investment Banking, Head of German Investment Banking, and Global Co-Head of Media Investment Banking.

Christian has participated as a primary banker in some of Germany’s most important landmark transactions, including the largest ever M&A transaction to date, the $220 billion acquisition of Mannesmann by Vodafone, all three Deutsche Telekom privatizations, the sale of Bertelsmann’s 50% stake in AOL Europe back to AOL Time Warner for $ 7.0 billion, the € 1.2 billion IPO of Lycos Europe, and the acquisition by Japan’s TDK of EPCOS for € 1.0 billion.

Christian holds an MBA from Columbia University and a BSFS from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. He is a member of The Order of Malta and a member of the International Development Board of Jesuit Refugee Services (JRS).

Career Opportunities

We are a new kind of advisory firm founded on the principle of combining strategic insight with investment banking capabilities and deep sector expertise to form true partnerships with our clients.

If you are passionate about growth businesses and enjoy creative and critical thinking within a positive culture of teamwork, then please get in touch and explore opportunities.

For students and recent graduates, we offer internship and summer associate programs, including off-cycle positions designed as an opportunity to learn about investment banking and gain hands-on experience in the industry.

We are always seeking to speak to experienced professionals, venture partners, and senior advisors, who can step on our platform to advance their careers or broaden the scope of their engagements.