HQ Capital hires global head of communications and investor relations

HQ Capital has named Ulrich von Rotenhan as global head of communications and investor relations. Previously, he worked at CNC Communications & Network Consulting.


Bad Homburg, 1 October 2018 – HQ Capital, a leading independent manager of alternative assets, today announced that Ulrich von Rotenhan has joined as Global Head of Communications & Investor Relations.

As a Director at HQ Capital, Ulrich will be leading all corporate communications, investor relations and broader marketing activities. As such, he will act as the strategic anchor point and will lead the team responsible for all internal and external communications efforts and the firm’s global brand management.

Ulrich joins HQ Capital from CNC Communications & Network Consulting, where he spent 12 years advising organizations on their external and internal business challenges and communications strategies. He is an established private equity specialist and has advised numerous private equity firms including HQ Capital over the last 18 months.

Georg Wunderlin, CEO of HQ Capital commented: “At HQ Capital, we want to become the partner of choice for bespoke investment solutions in private markets. The new team, led by Ulrich, will strengthen our voice in the market, grow our network and make communications a fully integrated part of how we operate. We are happy to welcome him on board”.

“Supported by its innovative and entrepreneurial culture, HQ Capital has grown rapidly in recent times. As the firm grows and diversifies where and how it invests, an aligned communications strategy will prove to be more important than ever, both for external and internal audiences,” said Ulrich von Rotenhan. “I’m thrilled to be joining the team and am excited to get started.”

Ulrich will be based in Bad Homburg and will report to Georg Wunderlin.

About HQ Capital
HQ Capital is a leading independent manager of alternative assets, investing on behalf of institutions and families in global private equity and U.S. real estate since 1989. As of June 30, 2018, the group has more than 140 employees managing $11.5 billion in total assets from 10 offices in North America, Europe and Asia. With its innovative and entrepreneurial culture, strong investment acumen, and commitment to social responsibility, the HQ Capital Group is a trusted partner to its clients worldwide.

Further information can be found at www.hqcapital.com