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Florian Almeling

Florian Almeling is a Managing Director of KPS Capital Partners and responsible for the European / German business development. KPS, through its affiliated management entities, is the manager of the KPS Special Situations Funds, a family of private equity funds with approximately $13.5 billion of assets under management (as of June 30, 2021) focused on making controlling equity investments in manufacturing and industrial companies across a diverse array of industries, including basic materials, branded consumer, healthcare and luxury products, automotive parts, capital equipment and general manufacturing.

Mr. Almeling previously served on the Board of Directors of one KPS portfolio company.

Prior to joining KPS in 2010 Mr. Almeling was a Senior Vice President at Sal. Oppenheim / Miller Buckfire and responsible for their German financial restructuring advisory group. He started his career in 1999 working for the M&A Group of Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt and London and he co-founded Alcosa Capital - a German special situations investor - in 2004.  Mr. Almeling graduated from University of Bayreuth, Germany with a degree in business administration.


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