Filip Saelens joined Boston Consulting Group in 2011. He is a core member of the Principal Investors & Private Equity (PIPE) and Corporate Development practices. 

Filip focuses on transaction-related work (mostly buy- or sell-side M&A for financial sponsors, but also bolt-on M&A and divestiture planning) and on strategy (mostly post-deal value creation, including full potential planning, but also growth and portfolio strategy). 

Prior to joining BCG, Filip worked in energy trading/risk management at EnBW Trading GmbH (Germany) and in IT consulting at SAP AG (both Australia and Germany).

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Private equity
  • Commercial and digital due diligence
  • M&A and divestitures
  • Full-potential planning
  • Growth strategy
  • Software/tech
  • Financial services (including fintech)
  • B2B services (including tech-enabled)
  • Big data and advanced analytics

EDUCATION

  • MSc, finance and economics, London School of Economics
  • BSc, industrial engineering, Karlsruhe Technical University
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience