Commercial DD: Decision Support rather than Travelogue!

Commercial Due Diligences (“CDD”) are offered by numerous advisory firms in various formats and at differing price points. According to Arndt Rautenberg and Boris Herzog of Rautenberg & Company, just because it says “Commercial Due Diligence” on the cover, it does not mean that’s what you’re actually getting. Rather than an overload of graphs and text, they firmly believe a CCD should deliver an accurate assessment and concise discussion of the implications in five segments, based on sharp analysis: “In God we trust, all others bring data!”…

EQT Partner Jens Moritz joins Rautenberg & Company – opens office in Frankfurt

Frankfurt, 1 April 2014 – Advisory and investment firm Rautenberg & Company strengthens its team by hiring long-serving EQT Partner Jens Moritz to head its newly opened Frankfurt office. Moritz was previously with EQT for six years, where he was responsible for the Expansion Capital business line’s German, Austrian and Swiss activities…

Former Chief Strategy Officer of Deutsche Telekom founds advisory firm for financial investors

Düsseldorf, London, 28 January 2014 – Arndt Rautenberg, former Chief Strategy Officer of Deutsche Telekom AG and Managing Partner of an international strategy consulting firm, founded a new advisory firm with offices in Düsseldorf and London. Rautenberg & Company supports financial investors and their portfolio firms in all phases of a transaction: from deal origination, to execution to portfolio management. To guarantee the highest possible alignment of interest with their clients, Rautenberg & Company will also invest, alongside its clients, into the portfolio firms it is advising – and is filling a market niche by doing that. Rautenberg is already advising one big deal: the acquisition of the German-based Scout24 Group from Deutsche Telekom by the private equity firm Hellman & Friedman…

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