DC Placement Advisors is a leading global placement agent with an emphasis on core European markets, South Korea, the Middle East and Japan dedicated to supporting alternative fund managers in raising capital from top-tier institutional investors.

Founded in 2008 and with offices in Germany, United Kingdom and Switzerland, the company is perfectly positioned to raise institutional capital on an international scale across alternative asset classes spanning from infrastructure, private equity and renewable energy to real estate and private debt - currently raising EUR ~4.3bn*. A thorough understanding of the institutional mindset, our vast industry recognition and established, long-term relationships with key institutional investors have given DC Placement Advisors a distinctive advantage in the rapid closure of new assignments. We are renowned for our outstanding investor mapping capabilities and market insight, with a streamlined business approach and a focus on execution efficiency.

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Leading independent placement agent for infrastructure

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Leading independent placement agent

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Main institutional investors coverage

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Languages we speak

220+ 220+


Years aggregated experience in financial industry

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Offices globally

Our Mission

Our role as a global placement agent is that of a trusted partner – from strategy through to fund raising implementation and investor communication we help our clients understand the challenges and opportunities created by the changing investment environment, and act upon them.

Nina Dohr-Pawlowitz, CEO

Overview of DC Placement Advisors

Founded in 2008

Founded in 2008, DCPLA is an independent placement agent focused solely on alternative investments.

Alternative capital: Private equity, Infrastructure & Renewable Energy, Real Estate, other Real Assets and Private Debt, currently raising EUR ~4.3bn*.


DC Placement holds licences under the German Banking Act for investment broking, which is the German equivalent of the MiFID II service receipt and transmission of orders, and investment advice. As an EU investment firm, DC Placement has access to the European passport regime under MiFID II (freedom to provide cross-border services within the European Economic Area).

Worldwide Presence

DCPLA has established a reputation for delivering the highest levels of strategic advice, private placement skills and professionalism, routinely exceeding the most demanding expectations of its clients worldwide, spanning Europe, South Korea, the Middle East and Japan.

Leading team

An industry-leading group of 21 professionals, headquartered in Munich, with representative offices in Switzerland and UK.

Global Presence

Placement Agents Supplementary Code of Conduct

DC Placement Advisors acts in accordance with the “Placement Agents Supplementary Code of Conduct”.

This Code has been produced by InvestEurope in acknowledgement of the importance of the role of the placement agent in successful capital raising for private equity and venture capital fi rms. It seeks to reflect the bona fides and professional rigour which member firm placement agents undertake at present and are expected to continue to bring to their work in support of their clients in the industry.

Our Business Network

We strongly believe in collaboration between international businesses. In our opinion, the combination of excellent business partners as well as the sharing of knowledge and services are essential to support competitiveness in the institutional investment community.

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1. Using hard cap if available

2. EUR/USD = 0.92 (as of 24.03.2020, 12:42 UTC)