Claus Mansfeldt,

Claus Mansfeldt Claus Mansfeldt is the executive Chairman of SwanCap’s regulated AIFM management company in Luxembourg. SwanCap is a specialist private equity buy-out funds and co-investments manager. Prior to co-founding SwanCap in 2013 Claus worked for 25 years in a wide range of investment banking and private equity related functions at UniCredit and Nomura in London. He is also currently the President of the Luxembourg Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (LPEA). Claus holds a BSc. (Econ) from the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE).

Continuity and stability in a changing environment

Working with moving parts: tax (notably BEPS) regulation, technology, geopolitics etc.
What are the solutions for “business as usual”?


PE Structuring trends: the how and why

Structuring funds in an international context, making the best of the Luxembourg toolbox, accommodating demands from international investors: How is it done well?
Parallel structures, master-feeder structures: Why are they used?


Brexit: where to from here?


Drivers of change for private equity funds' operating models

ALFI PE Survey: Key insights from the PE fund industry perspective in Luxembourg
Operating models are changing under the influence of regulation, cost, automation and digitalisation. How can these models be optimised to deliver on strategy? What is at stake?


Parallel Workshop I: The FUTURE of PE in cooperation with


Parallel Workshop II: Tax (BEPS, ATAD)

The ever changing tax landscape – How upcoming changes including BEPS and ATAD will impact PE and other alternative investment fund structures


Sustainable PE: a value-driven approach in building and managing portfolio companies

Sustainable growth companies increasingly catch investors’ interest through their combination of financial performance and positive impact generation. PE managers incorporate ESG aspects into their investment analysis, decision-making and monitoring.  The impact of sustainability aspects on every phase of the PE deal.

  • Claus Mansfeldt

    Claus Mansfeldt Chairman and Managing Director of SwanCap, President of the LPEA


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