Biography & Academic Credentials
- Since 2017 Proventis Partners
- Berenberg Bank Hamburg, Frankfurt, London
- Tchibo Hamburg
- Academic Degree in Business Administration at University of Hamburg
- Apprenticeship in industrial management
Torben Gottschau has more than 15 years experience with M&A transactions and private equity deals. He has a strong track record especially in his core sectors consumer goods/retail and business services.
Prior to joining Proventis Partners, Torben spent eleven years at the investment banking division of Berenberg Bank in Hamburg, Frankfurt and London, where he advised listed (M- and S-Dax) and non-listed corporates and leading private equity funds on buy- and sell-side transactions as well as strategic issues.
On the operational level, Torben spent several years as managing director of INW Holding, a renewable energy company with focus on wind- and solar power plants.
As former captain of a German national division hockey team, the father of two sons developed strong leadership skills and is an absolute team player. He has a strong network throughout Hamburg and across Germany.
Torben stands for professional work paired with integrity, discretion and personal dedication.