Turning visions into reality.
Personalities with commitment.

Careers at Deutsche Private Equity

Achieving more together. At eye level.

Our team is united by a passion for mid-market companies. As a strategic partner, we support our portfolio companies in realizing their entrepreneurial visions. With expertise, empathy and the necessary capital. Our employees are our greatest asset, because it is only through their continued dedication, creativity and vision that we can achieve sustainable growth for both parties.

In return, we offer our employees significant freedom for personal development and individual growth opportunities within a highly motivated team that values strong cohesion.

Our teams

To turn entrepreneurial visions into reality, we work in three teams: The Investment team, the Portfolio team and our Corporate Functions team. We drive our business forward with a great deal of motivation, expertise and perseverance.

Investment team

Our Investment team consists of investment professionals with extensive experience in investment banking, private equity and consulting. They all enjoy working independently in a team-oriented culture and are committed to sourcing the most attractive deals for Deutsche Private Equity.

Portfolio team

Our Portfolio team consists of proven industry experts with many years of consulting experience. The team acts as a strategic partner to the companies, leveraging its experience and network to drive growth.

Corporate Functions

Our Corporate Functions team, made up of specialists from a wide range of disciplines, ensures that the processes associated with our investments are always effective and of high quality.

Our team is supported by an Advisory Board. Experienced managers and entrepreneurs who have distinguished themselves as CEOs, CFOs or board members in many European countries and industries contribute their cross-industry knowledge and network.

About us – important information at a glance

At Deutsche Private Equity, you will feel at home. We are a friendly team of different people who enjoy spending time together.

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Employees participating in our funds

Behind the scenes

There are numerous compelling reasons to pursue a career at Deutsche Private Equity

With us, you have the opportunity to make a difference, develop and grow. We are seeking individuals who possess ideas, creativity and a disdain for rigid structures. Monotony is not a part of our environment. Our portfolio is diverse, and our culture is defined by teamwork. We embody our values in everything we do.


Every employee’s voice is important, regardless of their hierarchical level, seniority or gender.


We are accountable for one another, our portfolio companies, and for making sustainable investments.


We encourage and reward motivation, ambition and the pursuit of quality and professionalism.

We offer you much more

With us, you can expect further training that will not only expand your knowledge, but also advance your career. Together we will invest in your future.

At Deutsche Private Equity, you have the freedom to manage your own time. We offer flexible working hours to promote a healthy work-life balance and accommodate your individual lifestyle.

As part of our home-office model, you can combine productivity and flexibility and make the most of your professional and private life as you see fit.

Our focus is not just on work. We offer you a variety of events to promote encounters and exchanges and to strengthen our team culture as the basis for success.

As a member of our team, you will have access to a personal trainer who will assist you in reaching your health and fitness goals and enhancing your mental performance.

We offer yoga sessions with an experienced teacher to help you find balance in your everyday working life, reduce stress and improve your health.

Our regular team lunch provides the opportunity to meet with colleagues on a regular basis, exchange ideas beyond your own departments and enjoy a meal together.

At Deutsche Private Equity, you can lease a high-quality bike or e-bike at low monthly rates. This way, you are doing something for your health and protecting the environment at the same time.

Are you a good fit for our team?

Driven entrepreneur

If you think entrepreneurially, recognize market opportunities and risks, and act in a goal-oriented manner, you can contribute to the sustainable growth of Deutsche Private Equity.

Modest team player

The success of the team is your top priority. You bring your skills and experience to bear in various team constellations to find the best solution together.

Smart disruptor

Your own ambition is to open up new subject areas and unfamiliar issues, provide impetus and develop out-of-the-box ideas.

Vacancies at Deutsche Private Equity

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Your career at Deutsche Private Equity

We are always looking for exceptional candidates who are interested in joining our team and growing with us. I am looking forward to hearing from you.

Karolin Plechinger
Head of Human Resources