- Dr. Tomas VranaManaging PartnerDr. Tomas VranaManaging Partner
As managing partner Tomas is heading the company’s business development, global fundraising services and corporate finance business.
As of today, Tomas has advised 100+ private equity and investment funds, approximately EUR 15 billion in total value, on structuring and marketing. Tomas is personally involved in raising funds from investors. He has an excellent international network of clients and investors located mainly in the European Union and the Middle East. He has been a part of various high caliber delegations on missions to support the German government, including one to the Middle East, with the former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder and one with Germany’s Minister of Economy and Technology, Mr. Michael Glos.
Before Moravia, Tomas was co-founder of ecmg AG (Germany), where he was in charge of corporate finance and private equity advisory services. He worked with Steag AG and participated in the key management development program at Henkel. He, subsequently, became managing director at GFKL (subsidiary of Goldman Sachs International). Tomas holds an MBA from the University of Essen and a PhD in economics/private equity from the Carolo Wilhelmina University Braunschweig, Germany.
Tomas is a proud Senior Fellow of the New Westminster College.
- Marcus R. TheisManaging DirectorMarcus R. TheisManaging Director
Marcus is responsible for the European fundraising and has access to the main European LP markets. He is supporting the Moravia team in fund structuring, documentation and placement.
Marcus has a strong 25-year industry background in several international management positions. He managed international projects mainly within SIEMENS and has long international M&A experience. He started his career in the German Air Force and led teams for international tactical NATO trainings.
He holds a Masters Degree in Engineering (Dipl.-Ing. univ.) Aviation & Aerospace Technology.
- Dr. Peter KonradManaging DirectorDr. Peter KonradManaging Director
Peter focuses on the corporate finance and entrepreneurial wealth support activities of our group. His experience in these fields began through own co-founding in the early 1990ies and continued with private equity management, coaching family businesses and management positions since the 2000ies.
During his professional career he gained a broad-with experience in strategic and financial management issues of small to mid-cap businesses in various industries. He is convinced that profound preparation is the most important basis for a solid decision-making as well as for a smooth transaction process (invest- and sell-side). This is especially true when owners meet with corporate representatives to accomplish best-achievable terms and conditions.
He has taken the helm for family owned and private equity driven businesses a.o. in the machinery, service, tools as well as financial und service industry. This is where his expertise comes from when he advises family investors, shareholders, top managers and owner-driven companies.
Peter holds a masters degree (Business Administration) from WU Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Austria and a PhD from HSG Hochschule St. Gallen, Switzerland.
- Naveen Sharda, CFAAssociateNaveen Sharda, CFAAssociate
Naveen is responsible for fund raising and maintaining relationships with investors in Middle East and Asia Pacific. He is also supporting Moravia team in fund structuring, preparing marketing material and other fund documents.
Previously, he was working with Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd. (India’s leading diversified financial service company) in corporate strategy, where he has worked on M&A transactions, market entry projects, fund raising and investor relations. He also has experience in buy-side research and risk advisory.
Naveen is a Chartered Accountant and has cleared all 3 level of CFA. He is a technology enthusiast and deeply interested in understanding of various business models and their value drivers.