Before joining DPE, Dr. Frank Müller provided support for numerous SME transactions in Europe as Principal at H.I.G. Capital. These mainly included classical buy-out and debt transactions focusing on the strategic realignment of companies, as well as group carve-outs requiring medium-sized structures. He previously gained experience in the field of Special Situations Investments, in particular in the sectors of automotive, chemicals, trade and packaging. His career started at KPMG in Munich. Dr. Frank Müller studied business management in Mannheim and obtained his doctorate at the University of Witten-Herdecke.