Our People

At Cinven, we operate as a single international team organised by industry sector and region. Our multi-national, multi-lingual investment team is one of the most experienced and stable in the private equity industry.

Pontus Pettersson
Pontus Pettersson
Sector involvement

Pontus leads the Nordic regional team and is a member of the Industrials sector team. He has been involved in a number of transactions, including CeramTec, Prezioso and Tractel.

Previously, Pontus was a Principal at KKR & Co in London, Tokyo and Menlo Park, where he worked on a number of deals. Prior to this, he worked at Altor Equity Partners in Stockholm. Pontus started his career at Goldman Sachs.

Pontus has an MA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Oxford University and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

He joined Cinven in 2011.