Kurt became Managing Partner of Permira in 2021, having been a Co-Managing Partner since 2008. He serves on the Permira Holdings Limited Board, the Executive Committee, the Firm Operations Committee, the Portfolio Review Committee, the Permira Growth Opportunities Investment Committee and co-chairs the buyout funds Investment Committee.
Kurt joined the London office in 1996 and became a Partner in 2001. From 2003 to 2008, he was responsible for the Nordic office. Prior to joining Permira, Kurt worked for Boston Consulting Group in Stockholm.