Nils Schander

Director, Nordic Coverage

Nils joined Mayfair in January 2019 and is a senior member of the investment team responsible for originating and executing new investments. Since joining, Nils has worked on several of Mayfair UK investments; as a Swedish national, he also focuses on investment opportunities in the Nordic markets and splits his time between London and Stockholm.

Previous experience

Prior to joining Mayfair, Nils was a Principal at ICG, the LSE listed private equity investor. He was previously an Executive Director in the Private Equity Group at Goldman Sachs, where he focused on secondary private equity and direct investments across multiple industries, geographies, and growth stages. He also spent five years at The Riverside Company and at EQT in Stockholm, investing in mid-sized companies in the Nordics. Nils started his career in investment banking at Goldman Sachs in London as a member of the Nordic coverage team.

Education and qualifications

Nils graduated from the Stockholm School of Economics with a MSc degree in Business Administration and Economics. Nils is also a CEMS graduate from HEC Paris.

Nils Schander

Director – Investment Team – Nordic Coverage