After studying business administration (degree completed in 2005) at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration with a focus on Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Kilian Kentrup (1980) started his career at a VC fund in Silicon Valley, California. He then moved to Zurich, where he gained profound knowledge in equity research at RBR Capital Advisors. As a generalist, Mr. Kentrup was later responsible for an equity portfolio at that company. In 2012, he moved to Zurich asset management boutique Entrepreneur Partners.
There, as a specialist for European small- and mid-caps, he launched the multi-award-winning Trias L/S fund, which he managed for eight years. Kilian Kentrup is a Swiss and German citizen and lives in the canton of Schwyz with his wife and three children.