Ulrich Kinzel is a Managing Director at goetzpartners in Munich. He is responsible for the Industry Group Healthcare.
Prior to joining goetzpartners, Mr Kinzel founded Kinzel Corporate Finance GmbH in September 2013 as an international M&A boutique, advising clients in the pharmaceutical sector.
Before this, Mr Kinzel was based in London for 16 years and was actively involved in the European healthcare sector. He was a founding partner of Code Securities Limited, a specialist life science investment bank which was formed in 2003, acquired by Nomura in 2005 and continued as Nomura Code Securities until late 2013. As Director, Corporate Finance, Mr Kinzel was instrumental for building the continental European M&A and Equity Capital Markets business.
He was previously a Senior Relationship Manager for WestLB, covering European healthcare clients, as well as a Director of WestLB Panmure’s Life Sciences Team.
Mr Kinzel has advised leading international life science companies in more than 40 successful M&A and ECM transactions, including cross-border European, Asian and US public and private takeovers as well as IPOs and secondary offerings on all major European Stock Exchanges. He holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from Munich University.