S&C Partner Dr. Carsten Berrar Speaks at PE Legal – The European Private Equity Summit 2020

February 26, 2020
Berlin, Germany

Managing partner of Sullivan & Cromwell's Frankfurt office, Dr. Carsten Berrar, shares his insights on “Going Private with PEs” at the PE Legal European Private Equity Summit 2020 on February 26 in Berlin. Carsten appears alongside fellow panelists Prof. Dr. Christoph Seibt, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Dr. Christian Wenger, Wenger & Vieli. State Secretary Dr. Jörg Kukies, Federal Ministry of Finance in Berlin, delivers a key note.

PE Legal focuses on addressing questions on PE fund structures and transactions, and aims to act as an interface between VC and PE. Some key topics under discussion include:

  • Tax reporting requirements for private equity funds
  • Current developments in PE transactions
  • Privatization with PEs
  • Regulatory thresholds 
This is the second PE Legal Summit organized by Berlin law firm Schnittker Möllmann Partners.


Carsten Berrar, Partner

Dr. Carsten Berrar joined Sullivan & Cromwell in 2000 and became a partner of the Firm in January 2008. He is managing partner of the Firm's Frankfurt office and co-head of S&C’s Capital Markets Group.

Dr. Berrar advises on a wide range of international public and private M&A and capital markets transactions. He is widely recognized as one of Germany’s leading M&A and Capital Markets lawyers – in particular advising both principals and financial advisers on public and private M&A transactions.


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