Dr. Bent Reichardt

Managing Director DICP

Dr. Bent Reichardt serves as Managing Director of the investment group Deutsche Invest Capital Partners GmbH (DICP). Bent has significant experience investing in, building and transforming companies in start-up, growth and turn-around situations.

Bent currently serves as DICP Group’s head of portfolio management and, together with Torsten Kreindl, builds its venture capital strategy Deutsche Invest Venture Capital (DIVC). Within DICP Group and its affiliated companies since 2006, Bent was instrumental in building a multi-strategy alternative asset manager. In addition, Bent was a Partner at goetzpartners and managed DICP’s cooperation with special situations investor Endurance Capital. Bent led, or was on the board of portfolio companies in technology, business services, industry, consumer, health care, and real estate.

Prior to that, Bent served in executive positions at multinational media conglomerate Bertelsmann, where he worked closely with the Board and majority shareholders through major transformations. Prior, he worked as a strategy consultant and academic researcher focusing on organizational performance design and networks research.

Bent studied business administration and economics focusing on finance and strategy at the University of St. Gallen, Duke University, London Business School, London School of Economics, and INSEAD. Bent holds a PhD and MBA (lic.oec.) from University of St. Gallen, as well as an MPhil from London Business School.