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Peter Michelsen


Peter Michelsen is the President of CamberView Partners and also serves as the co-head of the firm’s Contested Situations practice which encompasses long and short activism defense as well as contested and complex M&A.

Before joining CamberView, Mr. Michelsen was a Managing Director in the investment banking division of Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he was a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions group and a core member of the shareholder activism defense group. In that role, Mr. Michelsen advised companies on complex M&A transactions and strategic advisory assignments, including shareholder activism, proxy fights and consent solicitations, hostile takeovers and general corporate governance matters.

Mr. Michelsen began his career at Merrill Lynch & Co., where he executed M&A transactions across a broad range of industries.

He holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Claremont McKenna College.


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