Claus is dedicated to finding and take part in creating niche market leaders. He has more than 30 years of direct private equity as well as quoted securities experience. In addition to managing Keyhaven Capital Partners, he is the Chairman of Novation 2017, Novation Tech S.p.A., TCX S.r.l. and elseco, and the Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board of DARAG Group Limited
His earlier positions include Founding Managing Director of Richmond Capital Limited, a niche investment bank and Executive Director of Danske Private Equity. He has served as Chairman and/or board member of more than 30 private and public companies in Europe and the United States – a number of them within sports.