Dr. Urs Breitenstein is a founding Partner of Hoffman & Partner. He advises companies from sectors including life sciences, finance, consumer goods and manufacturing on the financing, acquisition or disposal of companies, and on valuation issues. He works as a financial advisor and is also engaged as a chairman and as a board member or part time CFO in several life science companies.
Before co-founding Hoffmann & Partner, Dr. Breitenstein worked for Basler Kantonalbank, PricewaterhouseCoopers and, most recently, for Deloitte in Zurich, where he was a partner and team leader. He developed the valuation and business modelling team in Switzerland and was simultaneously responsible for the mergers and acquisitions department.
Dr. Urs Breitenstein studied at the graduate school of the Swiss National Bank in Gerzensee and holds a doctorate in economics (Dr. rer. pol.) from the University of Basel.