Jan-Philipp (JP) Pfander is Managing Director at Moelis&Company, a leading global independent investment bank where he provides financial and strategic advice to clients across chemicals, specialty ingredients and bio-industrials.
Prior to Moelis&Company, he spent eight years as Head of the Chemicals Group for Europe, the Middle East and Africa at JPMorgan and seven years as Head of European Chemicals at Lehman Brothers in London. Dr. Pfander has 20 years of investment banking experience as trusted advisor, working with global companies on a variety of strategic matters including M&A, equity and debt financing. He began his professional career at McKinsey & Company in Hamburg, Germany.
Dr. Pfander holds a Diploma in Microbiology from the Technical University of Munich and a PhD from the University of Oldenburg, Germany.