Stefan Benedetti

Partner, Nikolaus & Co

Stefan Benedetti joined Nikolaus & Co, based in London and Duesseldorf, in 2009. Prior to this, Mr. Benedetti was an active investor in distressed and otherwise credit intensive situations at Thames River Capital and before that at Klesch & Co., both in London.

Mr. Benedetti has been involved in distress and restructuring, either as an investor or as an advisor, since the early 1990s, with names such as Nordbanken and Eurotunnel. He expanded his interests from Western Europe to emerging markets in the early 2000s and has been involved in situations in a range of countries from El Salvador and Colombia, to Bulgaria and Turkey. He spent a fair part of 2009 in Russia.

Mr Benedetti holds a degree in Economics from the London School of Economics. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.