Oliver Runkel: New MD at Duff & Phelps, A Kroll Business
Frankfurt am Main — Duff & Phelps, A Kroll Business, a leading global provider of valuation, corporate finance, governance, risk management and transparency services and digital products, is expanding its German transaction advisory practice with the addition of a new Managing Director: Oliver Runkel, based in Frankfurt am Main, will be responsible for Strategy and Commercial Due Diligence for the German-speaking markets.
Oliver Runkel brings over 20 years of experience in strategic consulting and evaluation of corporate transactions. During this period, 12 years of which at Partner level, he has successfully completed over 200 strategy and commercial due diligence (CDD) projects for private equity firms and companies in various sectors. A particular focus was on the industrial, industrial technology and B2B services sectors.
Prior to joining Duff & Phelps, he was a partner in EY’s strategy and commercial due diligence advisory practice (EY-Parthenon) for the private equity sector, as well as helping to build the pan-European Diversified Industrial Products practice. In this role, he led more than 60 commercial due diligence and value creation projects with transaction values ranging from €50 million to €800 million. Prior to that, he was a partner at an international strategy boutique specializing in CDD, where he led the Global Industrials Products Practice with a strong focus on private equity. He began his career in strategy consulting at Accenture.
“Oliver is an experienced strategy and commercial due diligence consultant with an excellent track record. We are excited to have him join our rapidly growing team and further strengthen our Commercial, Financial and Tax, Operational and Technology due diligence services,” said Andreas Stöcklin, Head of EMEA Corporate Finance and Country Head Germany at Duff & Phelps, “Thanks to his excellent industry knowledge, we are successfully developing our comprehensive Transaction Advisory solutions and will be able to support our clients even more effectively in the future.”
About Duff & Phelps, A Kroll Business
The Duff & Phelps Corporate Finance Practice provides comprehensive advisory services throughout all phases of a transaction. Duff & Phelps’ international industry specialists operate in 30 countries around the world, helping clients achieve corporate objectives in the areas of M&A, restructuring, financing and due diligence. Duff & Phelps is known for technical expertise, objective advice, and top-notch execution. www.duffandphelps.com.
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