A qualified accountant by trade, Andreas has a wealth of experience in financial services, having focused in the past on banking, life insurance, venture capital and private equity funds in Germany, Ireland and Luxembourg, before shifting his focus to fund administration. After having met with one of the Group’s Director and General Counsel in our Luxembourg office, Andreas saw the opportunity to join an independently owned fund and corporate services provider in 2012.
Andreas started at the Aztec Group as a Client Director in our Luxembourg office, however his knowledge and experience now leads our latest expansion into the Netherlands. Pairing with Marc Hollander, Director at the Aztec Group, Andreas is crucial in the strategic planning and business development of the office and takes a hands-on approach to implementing client structures and supporting elements such as recruitment of staff to enhance the Dutch team.
Determined to successfully keep the Aztec Group’s core values in place whilst continuing the growth, Andreas comments “We are very focused on establishing our brand in the Netherlands and implementing the alternative Aztec way of working. We’re taking a different approach to just a flag-planting exercise; we are using our organic growth as a tool to continue to be consistent in meeting our unrivalled service providing.”
Andreas’ work in the Group’s development is immersed in his understanding of what makes the Aztec Group successful “Aztec’s culture is undeniably a factor in its success. There is a strong focus on staff retention, which in turn keeps the quality and consistency of our services and this is something that the clients truly value.”
Andreas is a fellow of the Association of the Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and also holds a “Diplom Kaufmann” from Ludwig-Maximilians-University (Munich).