Adrian runs his own private investment management company, AF Partners Group AG. Adrian is also President and majority owner of Lauro Capital, a Vienna based Merchant Bank and Fund Management group.
Prior to this Mr. Friend was a principal and fund manager at a number of private equity funds throughout Europe. These funds had a primary focus on telecommunication.
Adrian began his career in Investment banking being an Executive Director in Merrill Lynch’s Emerging Markets Group and also a manager of Citibank NA London’s Trade Finance Division.