Theo Paeffgen joins Harbour Litigation Funding today as a Director of Litigation Funding focusing on Continental Europe. Prior to joining Harbour, Theo was Regional Managing Director (DACH) at Vannin Capital, having acted as CEO of FORIS, a German focused litigation funder.
Before moving into litigation funding, Theo qualified as German Rechtsanwalt and solicitor and advised clients in his practice for more than 20 years as well as worked in a number of senior corporate roles.
Theo is based in Harbour’s London office but will travel regularly to Europe to meet law firms and clients. Theo’s hire underscores Harbour’s commitment to growth and serving its clients across Europe.
Ellora MacPherson, Chief Investment Officer commented:
“Theo joining the team is really exciting news. We have made investments in Continental Europe in the past and have a good network across the region, but Theo can help take us to the next level. It will allow us to build our relationships across the continent and create funding solutions to support our clients in their pursuit of justice.”
“I am delighted to be joining Harbour. I look forward to building on Harbour’s already excellent reputation in Continental Europe and working with the team. I am excited to grow this already market leading litigation funder.”
Harbour Litigation Funding Limited (“Harbour") - Reg. No 06426478 - is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and acts as the sole investment sub adviser to Harbour Litigation Investment Fund, L.P., Harbour Fund II, L.P., Harbour Fund III, L.P. and Harbour Fund IV, L.P. (the "Harbour Funds”).