Our people

Biography of Simon Koenig

Simon Koenig founded Lakeward Holding 2013. Prior to that, he was a Managing Director at Armada Investment AG, the single Family Office of Daniel S. Aegerter. During his time at Armada he was also a CEO at Gutburg Immobilien SA, the owner and manager of a large German residential real estate portfolio.

Before this he held various positions in Asset Management, Corporate Finance, Accounting/Controlling and Banking for companies like Pempa Credit Advisors (Man Investments), KPMG Corporate Finance, Credit Suisse First Boston and Schweiz. Kreditanstalt.


Simon Koenig holds a bachelor degree from the University of Applied Sciences Zürich, Major in Finance. He is married and father of one daughter.


Biography of Stephanie Peyer-Kaufmann

Stephanie Peyer-Kaufmann has 20 years of experience in Controlling, Accounting and Consulting, amongst others with Credit Suisse, KPMG and various international Start-ups. She holds a bachelor degree from the University of Applied Sciences Zürich, Major in Finance and is a Swiss Certified Expert in Accounting and Controlling.


As CFO at Lakeward, Stephanie Peyer-Kaufmann is mainly responsible for the areas finance, compliance and legal.


Biography of Remo Allgäuer

Remo Allgäuer gained more than 7 years of experience at Credit Suisse. Besides various other responsibilities, his main duties were the modeling of credit risks used to price all kind of credits and to manage the bank’s regulatory capital. In his last role, he was heading a team in Zurich and Mumbai responsible for the global development of rating models including a broad range of tasks such as research, modeling or dealing with the respective banking supervisor.


Remo Allgäuer holds a bachelor degree from the University of Applied Science Zurich in Engineering and Management, and is working as Investment Manager at Lakeward.


Biography of Jens Tetzlaff

Jens Tetzlaff has been working for more than 20 years in the real estate financing business for various financial institutions such as BfG Bank AG, Hypovereinsbank, Hypo-Real Estate as well as 8 years for Corealcreditbank AG / Aarealbank AG and HSH Nordbank. At Corealcredit / Aareal he was Managing Director and responsible for the sales department southwestern Germany. At HSH Nordbank he was the branch manager for Baden-Württemberg in Stuttgart. More recently, Jens Tetzlaff was Managing Director and partner at PANTERRA Capital Partners GmbH.


Jens Tetzlaff has a diploma in banking, graduated in business management and is responsible for real estate financing and Investments at Lakeward.


Biography of Caroline Geyer

Caroline Geyer has several years of experience as an assistant in the real estate and life insurance sector. In her last role she was also responsible for the investor relations. Before that she used to work as a Flight Attendant for Swiss Int. Airlines on intercontinental- and short-haul flights.


Caroline Geyer holds a commercial education diploma and currently studies business management in Zurich.


Our Network

Our projects are realized together with our proven and long standing network of single family offices and corporate finance specialists who share and understand our investment philosophy. We like to partner and co-invest with thought industry leaders who have the best knowledge in its field and connect them with the network of our investors. Often this leads to very fruitful joint ventures and value creation opportunities.


Contact us now

Dufourstrasse 47 | 8008 Z├╝rich
+41 41 792 00 00 | info@lakeward.ch
Dufourstrasse 47 |
+41 41 792 00 00 | info@lakeward.ch