Peter has broad experience advising clients in the international telecommunications and technology sectors on private equity matters.
Peter is a partner in our international Corporate practice based in Frankfurt. He is also co-head of our global Private Equity group.
His work focuses on M&A (particularly private equity transactions), takeover and capital markets matters, as well as M&A transactions. Peter has particular industry experience in the telecommunications (including telecommunication infrastructure), media and technology sectors.
After being admitted to the New York Bar and the German Bar, Peter began his legal career in the Frankfurt, Düsseldorf and New York offices of major international U.S. law firms. In 2008, he also joined the management of one of Germany’s biggest broadband and cable TV providers and was responsible for the sale of various cable networks and the successful financial restructuring of the company.
Peter studied law at the Universities of Bonn and Munich, where he also gained his doctorate. He completed his postgraduate legal studies at Columbia University in New York where he achieved his Master of Laws (LL.M).