CEO, Management board member
Dr. Stefan Petrikovics
Stefan is the founder & CEO of SMG Holding, as well as founder & CEO of the SMG SPAC Platform. Over his career, Stefan completed in excess of EUR 5bn of transactions.
Founder & CEO of SMG Holding
SMG Holding is a private tech-enabled investment firm with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin and Luxembourg.
Principal at TPG
Responsibilities for sourcing and execution across Europe.
— University of Vienna
— Vienna University of Economics and Business
PhD in Law
Theodor Körner Award (awarded by the Austrian president for academic excellence)
CFO, Management board member
George is an experienced CFO and non-executive board member in publicly traded real estate firms, having served in listed businesses, under private equity & sovereign wealth ownership.
Chairman of Nepi Rockcastle
Amsterdam/Johannesburg listed commercial real estate developer / operator across Europe.
Chief Financial Officer of P3 Logistics Parks
Pan-European developer and operator of large-scale warehouse assets.
Chief Financial Officer of Züblin Immobilien
Swiss listed Western European real estate group.
Various corporate finance leadership roles in large-cap, listed businesses across multiple sectors.
1984, started career at Price Waterhouse
1984, Florida State University – BS accounting
2004, Stanford University Executive Management program
COO, Management board member
Experienced lodging COO and board member with a track record of validating and converting sites and implement change to develop platforms.
Principal of Doyle Investments GmbH
advising and investing in real estate and associated businesses.
COO of A&O Holding GmbH & Co. KG
Led operations in development of guest satisfaction, opening new locations and increasing profitability.
COO of Selina
Led a transforming operation to develop a scalable tech-enabled platform with multiple integrated products. Grew from 8 to 24 sites.
Managing Director of Clink
Opened new jurisdictions, developed a pipeline for scaling in Europe and drove bottom line results.
Senior leadership and commercial roles in Ardagh House, ESG, Lidl and Aldi. Delivered improved performance and higher customer satisfaction.
Chief Compliance & Audit Officer, Management board member
Seasoned audit and compliance expert, having been with EY for more than three decades.
Chairman of the board at EY Luxembourg
Head of Audit EY Luxembourg
Graduated as commercial engineer from the HEC Liège.
Management board member
René brings expertise in all aspects of real estate transactions. René is an experienced private equity real estate investor with 13+ years of successful execution track record.
Head of Underwriting and Transaction, CONREN Land, Frankfurt/Main
Director, Chenavari Investment Managers, London
Associate, Morgan Stanley, Frankfurt/Main
He holds an MBA from the University of Mannheim.
Chairman, Supervisory Board member
Experienced investor having completed over EUR 25bn of transactions across various asset classes and geographies.
Partner of TPG Capital
where he helped build TPG’s Real Estate business into a $10bn AUM business, serving on the investment committee and TPG’s European Executive Committee.
Director at Lion Capital LLP
formerly Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst.
Mr Tejani previously worked at Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in London and Morgan Stanley’s Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructuring Department in New York. Served on a number of corporate boards and operating committees, including for P3 Logistics Parks, TriGranit, Merin B.V., Cushman and Wakefield plc and A&O Hotels and Hostels.
A.B. Degree in Applied Mathematics and Economics from Harvard College, where he was a John Harvard Scholar.
Supervisory Board member
Accomplished Hotel CEO and Director of a listed hotel group. Finalist in E&Y Entrepreneur of The Year.
Principal of Roupell Advisory Ltd
providing advisory services for European Hotel Investors.
Non Executive Director NH Hotel Group SA.
Member of the Executive Committee.
Founder and CEO of Kew Green Hotels Ltd.
Led start up and through acquisitions grew to 54 hotels, before a sale for c.Eu600m.
Senior Commercial positions for Welcome Break Group, Budget Rent a Car, Radisson Edwardian Hotels and Hilton International.
Chief Risk Officer
Benoit de Belder
Seasoned risk manager, having been with NN Investment Partners (now Goldman Sachs) for more than 20 years, with a focus on regulatory compliance and risk management.
Board member Fund Boards
(EUR 45bn AuM)
Graduated from IAG – Catholic University of Louvain.