Karim has over 12 years of experience in the mergers & acquisitions field.
He has led numerous national and international buy- and sell-side projects in the mid-market.
He started his M&A career at a consultancy and lastly headed the M&A department of a large energy service provider.
Crowe Horwath (auditor), Deutsche Börse AG, Allianz AG, ARAG SE.
He graduated with a master degree in business administration from the J. W. Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. Prior to that, he completed an apprenticeship as an insurance and finance specialist
Karim knows the buyer’s point of view and the decision-making processes on the buyer’s side very well. For several years, he identified and successfully acquired medium-sized companies for a large Private Equity owned energy service povider.
Marcel has several years of experience in transaction advisory. He has also accompanied numerous national and international due diligence projects.
He started his professional career at an international accounting and tax consulting firm. Since 2017, he has been a co-owner of the Strauss & Strauss Tax Advisors.
Marcel holds a degree in business administration with a focus on taxation and financing. With the successful completion of his exams, he was appointed as a certified tax consultant in 2013.
He has known many small and medium-sized companies since their foundation and has advised them on tax and succession issues. He is amazed to see how the companies developed and how they secured their future by finding an appropriate succession solutions.