Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal
Jürgen Zapf is a Managing Director with Alvarez and Marsal GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft. He is co-leading the German A&M practice and heads the firm’s German Transaction Advisory Group. Mr. Zapf specializes in providing financial and related due diligence advisory services to private equity houses, debt providers and large corporates, advising throughout the whole transaction lifecycle. With more than 17 years of private equity transaction services experience, Mr. Zapf has worked with companies across a range of industries, including automotive, retail, healthcare, software, manufacturing and real estate. He has advised on numerous private equity-led and bank-led transactions, mid-market and large cross-border LBOs, both on the buy-side and sell-side. Mr. Zapf has supported more than 30 real estate transactions in Germany and Austria. Further, he has advised on more than 15 large nonperforming loan transactions in Germany.
Mr. Zapf earned a master´s degree in business administration (Diplom-Kaufmann) from the University of Passau. He is a German certified tax advisor (Steuerberater) and Chartered Accountant (Wirtschaftsprüfer). He is a German national and is fluent in German and English.