Dr Frank Thiäner is a partner at P+P Pöllath + Partners. He advises financial and strategic investors on M&A, private equity, joint ventures, restructuring and general corporate affairs.
He is one of the founders of the Munich M&A Forum e.V., served as chair of the Private Equity Sub-Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA) (2015-2016), prior Vice-Chair (2013-2014) and is a lecturer for M&A at the University of Münster since 2006.
Frank studied law in Bonn, Lausanne and Heidelberg (1989-1994) and worked as an assistant at the University of Heidelberg (1994-1996). He was a trainee in Hamburg and London (1996-1999) and was admitted to the bar in 1999 and as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales in 2000. He was an associate in a major international law firm in London (1999-2002), before he joined P+P in 2003.