Steffen Görig, Chief Executive Officer
Steffen has a vast experience as a managing director and investor in the turnaround private equity arena.
After a couple of years with an American Investment Bank in the Mergers & Acquisitions department in London, he acquired his first company, a mechanical engineering company, out of receivership. After a successful turnaround and six years of continuous improvements, he was able to sell this company to a northern European industrial holding company. Subsequently, Steffen worked for several different international industrial enterprises as a Managing Director responsible for their business development and turnaround. In all cases, after a short re-development phase, the ailing company was able to break even. Before he founded Quantum Group, Steffen worked as a Managing Director for a listed Private Equity firm with a focus on distressed assets.
Steffen studied mechanical engineering in Germany and holds an MBA from New York University.
Hans Magnus Andresen, Managing Director
Combining more than 20 years of top management experience and more than 10 years experience as a Managing Director within restructuring funds, Hans Magnus is one of the most tenured and successful investment professionals in this sector.
Hans Magnus has gathered several years of experience as both investor and operational manager of portfolio companies of a publicly listed industrial holding. He has led several transactions in the areas of aluminum and automotive industries as well as the pharmaceutical and paper production. Previously, Hans Magnus held several positions as a Managing Director and COO. In this role as sole Managing Director, he was among other things responsible for the restructuring and growth of the European and Asian operations. He began his management career with Mercedes-Benz in Norway, continued as Marketing Director and finally worked as a Managing Director.
Hans Magnus studied business administration in Norway and holds an MBA from IE Business School Madrid.
Tilman Richter, Managing Director
Tilman has many years of international experience in the private equity industry. Prior to joining Quantum, Tilman was engaged as Director at a major investment bank in London where he was involved in several portfolio and secondary fund investments. Previously, he worked in Munich as a Senior Investment Manager in fund investments. At Quantum, Tilman is active in the investment team and supports the portfolio companies, for instance in financing and transitional matters.
Tilman studied business administration in Munich and is a CFA Charterholder.
Dr. Sascha Neumann, Director Operations
Dr. Sascha Neumann, attorney-at-law, already focused on economic issues during his academic studies. After graduation, he worked as a research assistant at the chair for economic, tax and financial law, as lecturer in tax law and as a business lawyer.
In 2003, he acquired a law firm, which he sold to the fellow management team after a successful realignment in 2006. Since then, he is primarily engaged in the private equity arena.
Yaukuma Armbruster, Head of Iberia
Yaukuma has been an active turnaround manager for the last 20 years, both in Spain and Latin America.
After working for the World Bank and other international organizations in Latin America, he gathered his first M&A experience by serving as a Managing Director in different Spanish industrial conglomerates. Until today, Yaukuma designed and performed over 25 transactions in special situations, many of them cross-border. After the successful exit from one of his restructured enterprises, he specialized in distressed buy-outs, build-ups and real estate with focus amongst others on the manufacturing, retail, logistics and services industries.
Yaukuma studied business administration in Germany and Spain and holds a MA in International Economics from the University of Sussex (UK).
Francesco Rigamonti, Senior Advisor Italy & UK
Francesco joined the Quantum Investment Team in 2017.
Before joining Quantum, Francesco worked several years as Managing Director at the private equity division of Deutsche Bank in London, where he co-led the co-investment program. He started his career in 1997 at a financial boutique advising companies in financial distress.
Francesco studied Business and Economics in Italy and holds an MBA from Chicago Booth.
Friederike Dietrich, Investment Manager
Friederike joined the Quantum Investment Team in 2013.
Before joining Quantum, Friederike worked for a Munich-based private equity investor where she was involved in the evaluation of acquisition opportunities and in several acquisitions of turnarounds as well as in carve-out businesses. Prior to that, she worked in the M&A advisory for several years where she accompanied many successful transactions, both on the buy-side as well as on the sell-side in industries such as media, medical and IT.
Friederike studied business administration in Germany and Italy.
Henrik Munte, Investment Manager
Henrik joined the Quantum Investment Team in 2015.
Prior to joining Quantum, Henrik worked in the M&A advisory field and accompanied numerous successful sell- and buy-side-transactions. Henrik was responsible for conducting both distressed and regular M&A-transactions in the following industries: Automotive, machinery and plant engineering, logistics, retail and consumer goods.
Earlier, he gathered his first work experience in investment banking and consulting. Henrik studied business administration at the University of Mannheim.
Stephan Schuster, Investment Manager
Stephan joined the Quantum Investment Team in 2017.
Prior to joining Quantum, Stephan was an M&A Manager for a portfolio company of a northern European private equity fund for two years. During that time he was responsible for the M&A activities in the German-speaking countries and could successfully close and integrate numerous acquisitions in Europe. He started his career at an M&A advisory boutique where he worked for a couple of years.
Stephan studied Economics in Germany, the Netherlands and Scotland.
Sebastian Stalter, Investment Manager
Sebastian joined the Quantum Investment Team in 2017.
Before joining Quantum, Sebastian worked for leading UK & US based investment banks in Frankfurt am Main for seven years where he focused on complex financial restructurings, distressed M&A and debt advisory.
Sebastian studied business administration at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich.
Rasmus Dzwonek, Investment Analyst
Rasmus joined the Quantum Investment Team in 2016.
Prior to joining Quantum, Rasmus gained experience at a listed private equity fund as well as in the M&A-advisory department of several boutiques and investment banks. During that time he accompanied both regular and distressed M&A-transactions on the buy-side as well as on the sell-side.
Rasmus studied business administration in Germany.
Hendrik Eickmann, Investment Analyst
Hendrik joined the Quantum Investment Team in 2017.
Prior to joining Quantum, Hendrik gained professional experience working for a fund of fund as well as for growth capital and mid-cap private equity investors in Munich and Berlin. During that time, he accompanied several transactions on the buy-side.
Hendrik studied Management and Technology at the Technical University of Munich and holds an MSc in Finance from ESADE Business School in Barcelona.
Christian Vonier, Head of Finance
Christian has several years of experience as a Senior Accountant at the Asset Manager of a worldwide leading reinsurance company where he was responsible for the annual financial statements and tax declarations. During this time he was involved in numerous real estate and investment transactions. He gathered project experience in business mergers and liquidations as well as experience as project manager in charge of profit and tax optimization projects. Prior to that he was responsible amongst others for internal auditing and intercompany management at the Finance department of a pharmaceutical group.
Jens Dänhardt, Group Financial Accountant
Jens joined the Quantum Finance Team in 2017.
Prior to joining Quantum, Jens worked for several years as a Group Financial Reporting Officer in one of the world's leading reinsurance companies in Munich. During that time he oversaw the subsidiaries in North America and Asia in the areas of technical accounting and intercompany consolidation. Earlier, Jens gained professional experience in investment banking, risk management and tax consulting.
Jens has a degree in Banking, Tax and Insurance.
Petra Kalter, Office Manager