Managing Partner and Principal of Treasure Germany responsible for real estate investment and development and private equity investments into German Mittelstand (“SME”) companies.
Founder and Group CEO of Rickes Gruppe specialising in private equity, financing, restructuring and management of Mittelstand companies in North Rhine Westphalia, successfully executed and managed a number of private equity, real estate and mezzanine transactions in the last 10 years.
Sven has a successful corporate career in various German corporations, including Hochtief, whereby he was responsible for corporate and business development and M&A.
Guest professor at the University of Applied Sciences Anhalt for Management since 2008 as well as a business advisor to the Liberal Party.
Frequent speaker at German Mittelstand related meetings and conferences. Sven published numerous of articles in a number of the main newspapers as well as author of several management books including a book about successful strategies for Mittelstand companies (published by GABLER VERLAG).
Sven is a Member and Convener (for Germany) of the China Real Estate Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong Chapter (“CRECCHK”). He speaks fluent English, German and Dutch and basic French.