Paisner Joins Doughty Hanson

Guy Paisner has joined Doughty Hanson & Co. as an investor relations pro, effective Monday. He previously was with Altius Associates.


Doughty Hanson & Co, one of the largest independent private equity firms in Europe, has appointed Guy Paisner in an investor relations role.

He reports to Stephen Marquardt, Head of Investor Relations and Joint Chief Operating Officer, Doughty Hanson & Co.

Guy Paisner joins Doughty Hanson from Altius Associates, where he was a partner with responsibility for Investor Relations and Business Development in Europe. 

Guy was formerly the editor of Private Equity News.  Before that he was the European venture capital writer for Red Herring magazine.

Doughty Hanson is one of the most successful private equity firms in Europe and has a long track record of generating strong returns for its investors.  All of Doughty Hanson's funds in private equity, real estate and technology are in the top quartile of performance rankings. 

Last month, Doughty Hanson announced that it had sold Moeller Group to Eaton Corporation for