Peter Anthuber to be new Chief Investment Officer of CAERUS Debt Investments AG

Peter Anthuber has been appointed to the Management Board of CAERUS Debt Investments AG (CAERUS) with effect from 1 July 2021. He will take over the position of Chief Investment Officer (CIO), and replaces Dr. Patrick Züchner, who is leaving the Executive Board. As of 1 July 2021, the CAERUS Management Board will comprise Michael Morgenroth (CEO), Peter Anthuber (CIO), and Bernhard Berg (COO).

As CIO, Peter Anthuber will be primarily responsible for loan origination and loan portfolio management. In addition, in collaboration with Michael Morgenroth (CEO) and Bernhard Berg (COO), he will develop strategies for the further growth of CAERUS.

Peter Anthuber has almost 25 years of professional experience in the areas of investment banking, structured finance, real estate and real estate financing and holds a degree in business administration. He was previously Managing Director at BNP Paribas S.A. in the Corporate and Investment Banking / Real Estate Capital Markets division. Since 2016, he was responsible for building up the Real Estate Capital Markets division in Germany, implementing the commercial real estate financing business and building a portfolio of around €2 bn. In addition, he established the German Corporate Real Estate business and assisted real estate groups, among others, in (capital market) financing transactions totaling €14 bn.

Prior to this, Peter Anthuber was Executive Director at BNP Paribas S.A. for nine years in the area of leveraged finance EMEA and supported international private equity investors with (capital market) financings in the DACH region. Further positions in his career were held at UniCredit/HypoVereinsbank AG, Lazard and Deutsche Bank AG.

Michael Morgenroth, CEO of CAERUS, comments: "Peter Anthuber is not just a proven finance and real estate expert: he also brings impressive leadership skills and a way of approaching to new challenges. We are confident that, together with Peter, we will be able to advance the business development of CAERUS even further in the coming years, attracting new groups of investors. I would like to take this opportunity to express my thanks to Dr Patrick Züchner for successful cooperation during the past years and to wish him every success in his future career."

After Bernhard Berg recently joined the company as COO, CAERUS has completed the reformation of the company's management with the appointment of Peter Anthuber as CIO.