BASED IN Germany
Prior to founding Fundament, Ben acted for 12 years as country head of Round Hill Capital including 5 years as CEO of Vitus Group. Selected previous experience include Head of German and Austrian real estate business for Pears Global, Director of Acquisitions at The Mills Corp. and KanAm Group in Munich, and Director of New Business Development at Tishman Speyer Properties in London and New York.
Ben holds a Dual Masters degree in Business Management and Engineering from TU Berlin and Masters of Real Estate Development from USC, Los Angeles.
Prior to joining Fundament, Philipp was CFO of a German family office. From 2006 to 2020 he worked together with Ben Lehrecke at Round Hill Capital, Vitus Group and Pears Global focusing on M&A and financings. Previous experience include apellas, a joint venture of Soros Real Estate Partners, Lazard and Apax Partners Corporate Finance.
Philipp holds a Master degree in business from Bocconi university, Milan, with major in finance.
Prior to joining Fundament, Fabian spent 6 years in various investment and asset management positions at Round Hill Capital. Most recently, he was responsible for acquisitions in Germany.
Fabian holds a Bachelor in Business Administration from Cologne Business School, Cologne, majoring in Finance.
Prior to joining Fundament, Gina was Development Manager at Round Hill Capital, responsible for portfolio development and construction.
She has previously worked in leading roles for Mibeg Investment International and KIZ Group, gaining experience in real estate development, building law and finance across multiple European jurisdictions.
Gina holds a Diploma in Civil Engineering from University of Applied Sciences/ Wismar.
Prior to joining Fundament, Lucas was an Investment Manager at a Munich family office. He previously gained experience with private equity investors and asset managers amongst them Ardian, Patron Capital, and Round Hill Capital.
Lucas holds a Bachelor and Masters degree from WHU–Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar.
Prior to joining Fundament, Preena spent 8 years in financial management and reporting positions in Real Estate companies in Germany and 10 years in general finance and accounting positions abroad.
Preena holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of South Africa with a specialisation in Financial and Risk Management.