Joachim Erdle has over 25 years experience in Corporate, Investment Banking and Private Equity. He heads LBBW’s corporate finance activities, the banks PE arm – SuedBG – and is a managing director at LBBW VC. Prior to LBBW he was a managing director at the Société Générale within corporate loans and acquisition finance. Within corporate banking his focus is on the German Mittelstand and large corporates supporting strategic initiatives. He has a diploma (BA) from the Baden-Wuerttemberg State University.