Brian Veitch - Senior Adviser


Prior to joining Steadfast Capital, Brian was a Founding Partner of Cognetas (formerly Electra), a firm which he joined in 2000 as joint Managing Director of its German office. In additon to establishing Cognetas' presence in the German mid-market, he was a member of the firm's investment and portfolio committees. Brian started his career working as a Chemist for BP Chemicals. He joined the Cardiff office of a UK based global private equity company in 1988 and relocated to its Frankfurt office in 1991. In 1996 Brian joined the Frankfurt office of a insurance Company tied private equity house as Managing Director.

Brian holds a BSc Hons in chemistry from the Nottingham University.

Special Industry Experience: Business Services, Consumer and Industrial.

Role at Steadfast Capital

Brian joined Steadfast Capital in April 2011 and supports the team in making new investments as well as portfolio development. In addition he serves as non-executive director of Barat Ceramics group. 


Phone: +49 69 50685 210