Our experts for Capital Markets and IPO

Diese Seite auf: Deutsch

PwC's Capital Markets and IPO experts support our clients before, during and after becoming a publicly traded company. Our extensive experience enables us to identify the common pitfalls and the stumbling blocks that may appear during the journey - in accounting, internal and external reporting, investor relations and capital markets compliance.

We offer advice and support to German IPO candidates, listed companies and international clients. Together with partners in PwC's international network, the IPO Centre, we facilitate access to stock exchanges around the globe. For listings in Germany are attractive, but listings abroad have their own specific advantages.

Our Experts

Nadja Picard

Nadja Picard

Location & contact

Düsseldorf
Tel.: +49 211 981-2978
Send an email

"Raising capital via the capital market can be challenging – no matter whether a company is planning on an IPO or issuing bonds. The right preparation increases the prospects of success significantly."

Since 2005 Nadja is leading the Capital Markets Group of PwC in Germany. She supports companies accessing the capital market – both domestic and international. Nadja is also Partner in the PwC International IPO Centre.

Focus:

  • IPO and Bond Readiness
  • IPO Services
  • Capital Market Advisory Services

CV

Nadja joined PwC in 1994. She is German Tax consultant and German Chartered Accountant. Nadja has advised listed companies in the US and in Germany in accounting and reporting both in IFRS and in US GAAP. She also worked as an auditor of those companies. Since 2003 Nadja is focusing on Capital Markets Services.

Christoph Gruss

Christoph Gruss

Location & contact

Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 69 9585-3415
Send an email

"Accessing the capital market is an important step in a company’s history and development. IPO candidates need reliable partners who have made this step many times before."

Since 2007 Christoph Gruss is Partner in PwC’s Capital Markets Group in our Frankfurt office. He supports companies accessing the capital market – both domestic and international. On top of that he advises listed companies on further capital markets transactions and on successfully meeting complex listing requirements.

Focus:

  • Preparation of Capital Market Viability
  • IPO and Secondary Offerings Advisory
  • International Private Placements

CV

Christoph Gruss joined PwC in 1996. He is German Chartered Accountant, German Tax consultant and Certified Public Accountant. Until 2004 Christoph worked as an auditor of listed companies in Germany and the US. He also acted as an IFRS and US GAAP accounting and reporting advisor. Since his return to Germany Christoph is focusing on audit and on advising listed and capital seeking companies.

Tilmann Bosch

Tilmann Bosch

Location & contact

Düsseldorf
Tel.: +49 211 981-2201
Send an email

"A successful IPO advisor has to identify both professionally and personally with the equity story of an IPO candidate. Doing this his experience and expertise will contribute significantly to the success of an IPO."

Within the Capital Markets Group Tilmann has specialised on helping Transportations and Logistics, Retail and Consumer and middle market companies accessing the capital market.

Focus:

  • IPO and Bond Readiness
  • IPO Services
  • Bond Services

CV

German Chartered Accountant Tilmann Bosch joined PwC in 1995. He worked as an auditor and IFRS advisor for German listed companies. In 2008 Tilmann joined PwC’s Capital Markets Group. Since then he supports companies accessing the capital market.

Steffen Gierth

Steffen Gierth

Location & contact

Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 69 9585-6844
Send an email

"Every transaction is unique. Working with the client on pushing the process and to take on the challenges in a transaction is an exciting process that could excellently be accompanied by our team."

Steffen Gierth is taking care of capital market transactions in Germany and abroad. He supports clients in issuing their equity and debt instruments and in getting ready for the capital markets.

Focus:

  • Capital market transactions (equity and debt)
  • International transactions
  • IPO Readiness

CV

Steffen Gierth joined PwC in 2000 and gained experience in more than seven years of auditing and consulting of companies of all industries, sizes and development stages. After being involved in a number of capital markets transactions he finally joined the PwC Capital Markets Group. He is German Tax consultant and German Chartered Accountant. His secondment in the Netherlands was highly supportive for his work on international projects.

Thomas Haas

Thomas Haas

Location & contact

Düsseldorf
Tel.: +49 211 981-4053
Send an email

"The main IPO challenge is to convince both the investors and the regulator."

Thomas is specialised on advising growth, middle market and listed companies. He helps them becoming IPO ready and supports in the preparation of financial information for regulatory purposes.

Focus:

  • IPO preparation / IPO Readiness
  • Capital market transactions
  • Carve-Out and Pro-Forma financial information
  • IFRS / US GAAP Accounting Advice

CV

Thomas Haas joined PwC in 1999. He started working in PwC’s US and German Capital Markets Group in 2005. He is Senior Manager in Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services. Thomas is German Chartered Accountant, German Tax consultant and Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

Dr Holger Miss

Dr. Holger Miß

Location & contact

London
Tel.: +44 20 7804-2452
Send an email

"Companies are increasingly looking for a listing abroad. Germany is a competitive listing venue and will benefit from this trend."

Holger Miss is living PwC’s international approach. Since 2011 he is working in the PwC International IPO Centre, based in London. He focuses on cross border IPOs and on the extension of the PwC network across the world.

Focus:

  • International IPOs
  • Corporate Governance and Compliance
  • Business Development

CV

Holger Miss is a German lawyer and joined PwC in 2006. He started his career at Business Development in our Frankfurt office. He now specialises on capital markets. He advises on IPOs, cross border market development and supports listed companies in Corporate Governance and Compliance issues.