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Thorsten Gladiator is Partner of Capitalmind. His focus is on debt advisory both in private equity driven situations and in all kind of corporate related financings.
Thorsten has more than 22 years of experience in the European LBO markets and with German Mittelstand companies. He arranged more than 100 debt financings ranging from EUR 50m to more than EUR 3bn total debt.
Prior to joining the Wiesbaden office in October 2016, Thorsten was a Managing Director heading the market leading German Leveraged Finance group at Commerzbank AG. His previous positions were with UBS Investment Bank as a Director in the private equity group from 2000 to 2003 and with Dresdner Kleinwort Benson, where he started his career in leveraged finance in the early days of the German LBO market in 1995.
Thorsten holds a degree in Economics from University of Hamburg (Diplom Kaufmann). He is fluent in German and English.