Mr. Friemann has advised clients on merger and acquisition, distressed sale, strategic advisory, and financial restructuring assignments across a variety of industries including automotive, rail, transportation and logistics, business services, energy and power, healthcare, and consumer products, among others. Prior to joining Harris Williams & Co., Mr. Friemann worked in the M&A department of Daiwa Corporate Advisory (formerly Close Brothers).

Mr. Friemann earned an M.B.A. from the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh and a Diplom-Kaufmann degree from European Business School (ebs) in Oestrich-Winkel. Mr. Friemann lives near Frankfurt with his wife and two children.