Dr. Patrick Beitel
Patrick Beitel co-founded Digital+ Partners in 2015. He is Managing Director in the Frankfurt Office of Digital+ Partners, a B2B Technology Growth Fund. Digital+ Partners focuses on growth capital investments into fast growing technology businesses in particular in the areas of FinTech as well as IndustrialTech.
Patrick is responsible for all investments related to financial services and serves on the board of Cosaic, orderbird and Seven Senders. Furthermore, Patrick holds advisory board roles at KfW Capital and PBB. Prior to founding Digital+ Partners, Patrick Beitel spent more than 18 years at McKinsey & Company whereof 9 years as a Partner. At McKinsey, Patrick was part of McKinsey’s Financial Institutions Group serving banks, insurers, stock and derivatives exchanges, global custodians and settlement organizations across group strategy, business unit strategy, growth and operational improvement matters. He held several leadership roles including Head of the Corporate Finance Practice in Germany and Austria and Co-Head of the Global Financial Markets Infrastructure Practice.
Patrick started his career at Accenture where he worked within the Technology Competency Group helping clients with their IT architecture and improving IT-operating processes. Patrick holds a PhD in banking and finance from the University of Witten/Herdecke and an MSc from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.