Joern J. Follmer is Partner of Steinbeis Consulting Mergers & Acquisitions GmbH

Previously Joern J. Follmer was:

  • Partner at CDC Capital Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Munich – in charge of equity capital markets/Going-Public Services; sourced and excuted more than 35 Listings and IPO’s with subsequent fundraising from professional investors as official Listing Partner of exchanges like Deutsche Börse, Frankfurt, Vienna Stock Exchange and others

  • Founder and CEO at DLO AG, Potsdam – provider of third party logistics/logistics outsourcing for e.g. Deutsche Post, DHL, Danzas; Exit: IPO at Deutsche Börse, General Standard segment in 2005

  • Founder and CEO at CP Telecom AG, Berlin – Cellphone Distributor, Sales of cellular contracts of cell operators (e.g. T-Mobile, Vodafone, eplus, O2), cellphones and appliances to ca. 2.000 german retailers; Exit: strategic sale in 1999 to NASDAQ-listed telco PRIMUS

  • Vice President of Private Equity firm, Berlin – focused on privatization of Treuhandanstalt (former government trust agency in charge of privatization of east-german assets) companies; development and sale of companies, spin-offs and real-estate divestment

  • Senior Consultant at Kienbaum Consulting, Berlin/Düsseldorf – Major projects for Treuhandsanstalt, German Minister of Economic Affairs and Russian Aeroflot

  • Jörn holds a M.B.A. degree from Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas and previously studied Business Administration at Friedrich-Otto Universität Bamberg, Bavaria

  • He invests in emerging market companies and via his membership with the Berlin-Brandenburg Business Angels Club is part of the german BAND network.

  • By writ-of-assignment from the German Foreign Minister he has been appointed in 2010 as Honorary Consul of Jamaica with consular district Bavaria and Baden-Wurttemberg