Sandra Stohler

Sandra Stohler is Elisir Capital’s founder and has many years of experience successfully raising capital for private equity and similar funds.


As well as a wide-ranging network of relationships with European private equity investors, Sandra has a strong skillset in building effective working relationships with fund managers, acting as a coach and adviser to teams looking to improve the impact and efficiency of their fundraising and investor relations activities.

She is dedicated to the individual requirements of each of her clients and always uses her practical fundraising experience to enhance the naturally detail-oriented and diligent approach she has to her work.

Before founding Elisir Capital, Sandra was a Managing Director with independent placement agents Palomar Private Equity, Zurich, and later Cygnus Capital, London, where she led and contributed to a number of successful fundraisings.

Sandra holds degrees in Modern Languages and Law (Masters of Law from the University of Zurich) and speaks fluent German, English and French. Before studying for her law degree, Sandra worked in Switzerland’s banking and finance sector but also qualified as a First Class flight attendant with Swiss Air. She learnt that a high level of customer service was appreciated by customers.