Per Franzén

Founding Partner of EQT Foundation

  • EQT Private Equity
  • Founding Partner of EQT Foundation
  • Stockholm

Per Franzén joined EQT Partners in Stockholm in May 2007.

Per holds a M.Sc in Economics and Business Administration from the Stockholm School of Economics with exchange studies at the University of St Gallen in Switzerland.

Prior to joining EQT Partners, Per spent six years at Morgan Stanley’s London and Stockholm offices working in M&A, Leveraged Finance and Nordic Banking.

Per has worked in the Stockholm and Munich offices at EQT Partners and has been involved in a number of investments including IFS, Automic, SSP, AcadeMedia, Securitas Direct, IVC, Anticimex, Eton, Duni, Karo Pharma and Piab. In January 2014, Per was appointed Head of Equity in Stockholm and as of January 1, 2019, Per is Co-Head of EQT Equity.

Per is a member of the EQT Executive Committee and Chairman of the Equity Partners Investment Committee.