Lars Friemann is a Managing Director in Stephens' Frankfurt office. He has over 15 years corporate finance experience, advising a wide range of financial investors, entrepreneurs, family offices and private companies on national and cross-border M&A transactions (sellside and buyside), fundraisings and fairness opinions. Lars leads the Healthcare coverage efforts in Europe and has a particular focus on medical technology and retail healthcare.
Prior to joining Stephens in 2021, Lars worked at Harris Williams in Frankfurt, where he co-founded the German office and was part of the global Healthcare group. Lars started his career at Close Brothers (now DC Advisory).
Lars graduated as Diplom-Kaufmann from European Business School (ebs) in Oestrich-Winkel and holds an MBA from the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business at University of Pittsburgh.