About us

f3x capital (formerly Conduction) was founded in February 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany by two private equity professionals to invest in public equity for the long term.

The first fund for private investors, wealth managers and institutional investors was initiated in September 2017 and launched in cooperation with Universal Investment.

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Investment approach

Mission Statement

Felix introduces himself and the f3x investment approach (German only)

Felix is co-founder and chief investment officer of f3x. The long-term-oriented, independent fund advisor is committed to quality investing and has a preference for investing in European underdog companies.

Respectful of animals and humans alike, Felix operates in the financial markets in a timeless, transparent and humane way, true to his core values. After studying in Mannheim, Felix worked for investment companies in New York and Frankfurt for several years before initiating his first own fund together with Alex Nieberding at the age of 25.


The Team

Alex Nieberding is co-founder of f3x (formerly: Conduction) and previously worked for 16 years at the global private equity firm CVC Capital Partners. Prior to co-founding f3x, Alex worked together with Felix at an investment firm specializing in German mid-market companies.

Jessika Fast is a working student at f3x and supports us in the analysis of companies. She studies business at the Goethe University in Frankfurt. Previously, she worked at an artificial intelligence startup in the healthcare sector.


Internships and Theses

We are open for internship applications.

We are also open to hosting and guiding bachelor or master theses for students of business administration, economics, data science or similar quantitative disciplines, who are looking for a partner outside of academia.