Alexander Pfeifer is an associate in the Düsseldorf office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Corporate Department.

He advises German and international companies and financial investors on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, as well as on corporate law.

Mr. Pfeifer studied law at the University of Cologne. Prior to joining Latham, he worked in the Düsseldorf office of another major law firm in its corporate/M&A department.

Mr. Pfeifer's experience includes advising:

  • Digital Transformation Capital Partners (DTCP) on the acquisition of a majority shareholding in maincubes
  • Worth Capital on its investment in Deutsche ReGas
  • GIP and KKR on the strategic partnership with Vodafone to invest in Vantage Towers
  • Vodafone Group on the carve-out of its European tower business and the initial public offering of Vantage Towers AG*
  • QIAGEN N.V on the planned public takeover by Thermo Fisher Scientific*
  • Hyundai Capital Bank Europe GmbH on its acquisition of Sixt Leasing SE*
  • Volkswagen on its disposal of its stake in RENK AG*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • Rechtsanwalt (Germany)


  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Cologne
  • First German State Exam, University of Cologne