A photographic portrait of Jens-Christian Fritz
We work with our clients from strategy to execution to deliver their capital and corporate finance strategies in a way that is tailored to them, their sector, their market and their business.

Jens-Christian Fritz, CFA

EY Head of Origination for Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Strategic thinker in M&A, strategy and corporate finance. Skilled in investment banking and business development.

Jens-Christian has over 14 years of experience in M&A and corporate finance, serving both corporate and private equity clients in Europe, US and APAC.

The focus of Jens-Christian and his team is to analyze companies that are facing transformational changes in their sectors and help them reposition along the value chain within their respective ecosystem by pursuing large transformational transactions, strategic private acquisitions and public takeovers, as well as complex carve-outs of non-core activities or antitrust remedy assets.

Before joining the EY organization in 2016, Jens-Christian acquired extensive skills working in investment banking.

Jens-Christian studied business administration at the University of Passau, the Kyoto Sangyo University and the Easter Washington University. He is a CFA charterholder and regular member of the CFA Institute.

How Jens-Christian is building a better working world

After identifying the strategic challenges for companies along the value chain, Jens-Christian and his team then proactively develop transaction ideas to address challenges related to sector disruption. These companies can then move confidently into the future with plans for greater growth and employment — because when business works better, the world works better.

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