Andreas is Senior Advisor in the Frankfurt office of Rautenberg & Company and advises private equity clients on issues relating to digital and technical assets and services in M&A and value creation.
In over 20 years in operational responsibility for functional areas as well as a managing director and AG board member, Andreas has been responsible for the development, delivery and marketing of digital and technical services. For over 10 years to follow, he has brought this practical experience into his role as a strategic but also implementation-oriented advisor for numerous customers.
Andreas holds a degree in industrial engineering and management from Technical University of Berlin. He started his career in 1987 at Nixdorf Computer. After several years at Detecon, he moved to Berkom GmbH as an authorized signatory and then to T-Systems as managing director of T-Nova. In 2001 he was appointed to the Management Board of T-Online International AG, where he worked as CTO / CIO until the merger with Deutsche Telekom AG in 2006. Two further years as CIO for T-Com / T-Home followed. In 2008 he became CEO of the Payback subsidiary Loyalty Partner Solutions and lead its development until the sale of the Payback majority to American Express at the end of 2010.
Since then, Andreas has been an independent advisor, specializing in digital business models and value creation through digital transformation. Since the founding of Rautenberg & Company, Andreas has supported the firm’s clients in transactions, focus on digital services and technical due diligences.