Mr. Wiegand is a Managing Director for Cerberus Deutschland Beteiligungsberatung GmbH. He joined Cerberus in 2005 and in his role, helps in leading the Firm’s investment activities in real estate and non-performing loan (NPL) activities across Europe, including in Germany, BeNeLux, Nordics, and other countries in Central and Eastern Europe.
Prior to Cerberus, Mr. Wiegand spent over nine years at Dresdner Bank in various roles and divisions. Most recently at Dresdner Bank, he was a Director in the Institutional Restructuring division, where he was responsible for the sale of NPL portfolios and non-core holdings. He also focused on restructuring investments in small-to-medium sized German telecommunications companies for Dresdner Kleinwort Capital, the private equity arm of Dresdner Bank. Prior to this, Mr. Wiegand led cash flow-related financing projects in the telecoms sector and separately, was in the Structured Finance group. From 1997 to 1999, Mr. Wiegand worked in the Project Finance Department, with a focus on infrastructure finance.
Mr. Weigand graduated from the University of Muenster. He is a member of the Frankfurt Committee of Human Rights Watch.