SwanCap Partners Advisory Board
Pierre Weimerskirch is leading the AIFM and management company business of SANNE (FTSE: SNN.L) and is a Managing Director of the Luxembourg business. As a member of the firm’s product team, he is instrumental for the launch of new growth and client service initiatives. Pierre co-founded Luxembourg Investment Solutions S.A. (“LIS”) in 2011 which was acquired in 2017 by SANNE and represent today the core of the AIFM and management company business of the firm.
Prior to founding LIS, Pierre was a partner for 10 years at Ernst & Young in Luxembourg where he headed the Advisory Services team for private equity and real estate funds. Previously, he was a senior executive at Arthur Andersen and management consultant at Arthur D. Little. He started his professional career at UBS Bank as asset manager. Pierre has over 30 years of experience in the investment management industry.
Pierre is member of the committee for investment fund managers at the Luxembourg supervisory authority CSSF and a board member of the Luxembourg Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (“LPEA”). In addition, he serves on the board of directors of several private equity and real estate funds. Pierre is also a lecturer on real estate funds in the Master in European Banking & Financial Law at the University of Luxembourg.
As an angel investor, Pierre supports innovative start-up companies in the services sector.
Pierre holds a Ph.D. in Finance from Trier University (Germany) and a Master’s Degree in Business Economics from Université Louis Pasteur (France). He was a visiting doctoral fellow at Kellogg Graduate School of Management (USA) and a DAAD Post Graduate Scholarship holder.