Kristof will be responsible for expanding Flexstone’s presence in the secondary market, leveraging the firm’s primary platform and extensive GP relationships, particularly in the global small- and mid-cap market, and building upon the firm’s existing track record. In his role, Kristof will focus on sourcing and executing secondary investment opportunities, conducting due diligence, and managing GP
We’re pleased to add Kristof as a senior investment professional to our expanding team, further reinforcing our secondary capabilities. We continue to seeattractive deal flow in the market and the appointment of Kristof will enable us to exploit the opportunities we see in the rapidly evolving secondaries market.David Arcauz, Managing Partner
Prior to joining Flexstone Partners, Kristof had been a member of Adams Street Partners’ secondaries team in London for close to eight years, most recently as a Principal, where he was responsible for sourcing and executing secondary investment opportunities. Kristof started his career in investment banking at Morgan Stanley, advising on M&A and capital market transactions in the Benelux region. Kristof holds a Master’s in Business Economics (magna cum laude) from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and a Master’s in Financial Management (cum laude) from Vlerick Business School. Kristof is also a CFA Charterholder.
Flexstone Partners has a great reputation in the mid-cap private equity market and is well-positioned to capitalize on the continued growth of the industry. I am very excited to be joining the team and look forward to executing on Flexstone’s growth ambitions and building out its secondary capabilities globally.Kristof Van Overloop