Arne Laarveld is Partner of Capitalmind. Besides being a member of the industrial technology sector team, he leads Capitalmind’s FinTech sector coverage.
Arne has an extensive experience in corporate finance advisory, specifically in M&A and capital market transactions. For 20+ years he has successfully advised start-ups, mid market (incl. family owned) corporates and larger groups on transactions in the industrial technology, consumer and financial services sector.
Before joining the Wiesbaden office in October 2016, Arne was Managing Director, Co-Head Corporate Finance and co-founder of equinet Bank AG. During this time, he served as corporate finance co-ordinator of the M&A and the Equity Capital Markets group within the European Securities Network (ESN). Before 1999, he was in Dresdner Kleinwort’s global corporate finance division and served as assistant to the management board of Dresdner Bank AG in both Frankfurt and London.
Arne successfully graduated in business economics at TU Berlin (Diplom-Kaufmann) and mentors start-ups at Goethe University’s incubator with a special focus on fintechs.