Uwe Bärenz is a partner at P+P Pöllath + Partners in Berlin. He focuses on private investment funds, GP and investors advice. He is predominantly engaged in private equity funds, including cross-border work, mainly Luxembourg, tax and regulatory issues, filings, terms and conditions, private and public placements, investors' needs (pension funds, insurance companies, investment funds, fund of funds, private clients), complex secondary transactions. He is consistently ranked as one of Germany's leading expert in his areas of expertise.
Uwe joined P+P in 1999 and was appointed as partner in 2005. He is actively involved with the German Association of Alternative Investments (BAI) as a member of working group addressing regulatory and tax needs in legislative procedures. He is one of the founders of the Hamburg Funds Forum (Hamburger Fondsgespräche), held on an annual basis since 2007 and well-established in the market.
Uwe studied philosophy and law in Berlin and was admitted to the bar in 1999. He has previously advised insurance companies.