Michael Hommert

cfo & corporate finance

Moves to München

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  • Indicative rate €1.400 / day
  • Experience 7+ years
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Location and geographical scope

München, Deutschland
Can work in your office at
  • München and 50km around


  • Verified email


  • Deutsch

    Native or bilingual

  • Englisch

    Full professional proficiency

  • Französisch


Skills (18)

Michael in a few words

- Hands-on, entrepreneurial, value and result driven working style. “Soft gravitas”, clear headed – with a talent in communication, team management and internal coaching.
- SME growth and corporate development legacy.
- CFO of listed small-cap company with consulting and investor/ MBI background.
- >5 years CFO/ board member of German OTC listed raw materials/ recycling start-up/ growth company with subsequent dual listing at regulated Australian Securities Exchange (ASX).
- >15 years equity and debt transaction services (IPO, M&A, strategic due diligence of performing assets and distressed debt), strategy consulting and restructuring.


Grace GmbH

Health, Wellness & Fitness


München, Deutschland

January 2019 - Today

- Co-Founder, CFO & strategic advisory
- Company for direct flow point-of-use water filtration systems/ dispensers (Leitungswasser-gebundene Filtergeräte)

FMS Consult GmbH

Consulting & Auditing

Venture Partner

München, Deutschland

October 2018 - Today

Debt/ corporate finance advisory

goetzpartners Management Consultants GmbH

Consulting & Auditing


München, Deutschland

August 1998 - September 2012

- Head of Strategic Due Diligence & Transaction Services and Private Equity Investors.
- Built leading distressed debt due diligence team in Germany; advised distressed asset/ debt and private equity investors on more than 20 NPL (non-performing loans) portfolio deals and more than 100 single names/ LBO deals since 2003.
- Regularly performed fair value opinions on European assets of US hedge funds.
- 3 years of restructuring expertise
- In charge of overall staff training for 6 years; regularly trained consultants in financial analysis/ accounting and commercial due diligence.
- Senior member of recruiting team.

Venture Capital:
- 4 years of Venture Capital with focus on early stage companies in telecommunications, media, entertainment, technology
- Co-Founder of dedicated VC fund

- 2 years of M&A advisory

Pyrolyx AG

Primary sector

CFO, Vorstand

München, Deutschland

October 2012 - December 2017

• Grew technology start-up from industrial test phase to globally leading raw material supplier as CFO/ Board Member.
• Management responsibility for finance, legal, compliance.
• Managing director of various group subsidiaries.
• Lead role in IPO on ASX (Australian Securities Exchange, regulated market, Aug 2017) followed by switch from German GAAP to IFRS accounting.
• Arranged for switch from bearer to registered shares in Germany.
• Arranged for step-up listing from Düsseldorf OTC to Frankfurt Xetra trading platform
• Lead role in acquisition of 2 competitors
• Performed various capital measures (EUR 80+ mn debt/ equity), e.g. cash capital increases, capital increase in kind, publicly offered convertible bond.


Banking & Insurance


Zürich, Schweiz

February 1997 - July 1998

- Gained in-depth experience in financial modeling and valuation of companies across diverse industries.
- Played active role in international IPOs and M&A transactions, being responsible for company valuations, roadshow presentations, due diligence.
- Participated in a 2 months financial analysis training in New York, graduating among top five percent of participants.


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