Andreas has over twenty years experience in investment banking, venture capital and private equity. He has successfully executed transactions ranging from M&A advisory, venture capital and private equity investments to structured finance, including debt and equity financing. His industry exposure includes, among others, energy, agriculture, chemicals, software, biotech, high tech, automotive, capital goods, banking, telecommunications and services.
Andreas worked at Credit Suisse and UBS, where he served in investment banking in Frankfurt, London and New York. He has extensive valuation and transaction experience using Discounted-Cash-Flow (DCF), comparable quoted company and acquisition analysis as well as merger consequences models. He prepared management presentations for the discussion of industry and market trends, valuation results, and the strategic options of his clients.
As Investment Manager for Enron Corporation’s venture capital group, he analyzed second-round to pre-IPO equity investment opportunities, identified new investment opportunities, conducted due diligence and valuation, and led the internal approval and legal documentation processes. He served as a Board member of portfolio companies and was business developer for investment opportunities in Europe.
Prior to his financial career, Andreas was a First Lieutenant in the German Air Force where he worked as Air Defense Controller.
He holds a Master of Business Administration in International Management from the Thunderbird Graduate School of International Management in Glendale, Arizona, and a Master of Electrical Engineering from the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Hamburg, Germany. He speaks German and English and is located in California and Florida, USA.