Who we are


Chandelier is an European private investment office.

We act as investor, advise and execute equity and debt transactions and support entrance to industry, technology and innovation.

We realise your financial and economic expectations and open new perspectives on your company's wallet.

CPIO provides high analytical skills in investment banking and deep know how in digital market entrance strategies as well as professional investor's communication.

Our Team


The CPIO team combines capital requirements with strong and profitable market presence, connecting experience and skills of Mergers and Acquisitions with Data Science and Go-to-Market Transformation.

KARIN SCHULER
KARIN SCHULER
Managing Partner
With many years of banking experience, I have deep know how in investment and corporate banking, risk analysis and auditing. My motivation is to look behind things, take over responsibility and act accordingly.
I’m also CFO in a foundation of arts and an institute for european affairs.
STEPHAN WERHAHN
STEPHAN WERHAHN
Managing Partner
Working in an enterpreneurial and family company environment since more than 30 years, I connect value-orientation and ethics with innovative and efficient leadership. My motivation is to facilitate entrepreneurial activities with practical wisdom and sustainable values over more than one generation.
CRISTINA SLOMAN
CRISTINA SLOMAN
Associated Partner
With more than 20 years of responsibility in several companies, especially in the area of customer relationship, sales and marketing, my core competence is to increase motivation and good results in and between organizations. I connect people, their ideas and activities in the most efficient way. This is always an exciting and rewarding challenge for me.
JOE SCHÖNGRUBER
JOE SCHÖNGRUBER
Partner Group
Heading Creakom Group, with 30 years business experience, I provide operational excellence in creative communication, human capital management and data science.
STEFAN PIEKNY
STEFAN PIEKNY
Partner
Through different senior positions in a leading bank, a premium car manufacturer as well as one of the biggest privately owned companies in Germany, I have deep industry know-how. Combining this with my passion for challenges, I deliver operational excellence and intercultural expertise.

OUR FOCUS


Our investment and advisory activities focus on efficient and sustainable capital transactions, on excellence and innovation.

The center of our activities are mid market companies searching for expansion through strategic or financial investors and know how transfer in future digital challenges.

Excellence

We stand for passion for excellence and fair competition in a responsible and human society.

Transparency

This is the basis of clear and sustainable communication to us. To analyse a situation carefully and to make complicated situations understandable.

Responsibility

As entrepreneurs we care for our customers, for our employees as well as for the society, with excellence and transparency.

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