• Thim Werner

    Managing Director

    Thim is a passionate business strategist, multiple entrepreneur and sales architect with 18+ years of executive experience in the German market.

  • Ute Janßen

    Head of Communication

    Ute is a senior communicator and belongs to the backbone of our team in long-term projects. Her passion for people, language and challenges is unique and therefore an important ‘door opener’ into heavy key accounts.

  • Kristin Huckauf


    Kristin has been on board since the beginning and her marketing support is extremely helpful, when foreign clients need a “German twist".

  • Martina Mantei-Bellingen

    Senior Sales & Communication

    As an expert in communication and always with a friendly smile, Ms Mantei-Bellingen prepares appointments and reaches out to German companies on behalf of our foreign clients.

  • Jana Cremer

    Sales & Communication

    Ms. Cremer always starts a call with a smile and is excellent at preparing meetings and new business contacts for our clients.

  • Jonas Gerbersmann

    Sales & Communication

    While finalizing his studies as sociologist, Jonas is supporting us with making high quality contacts and opening doors for our foreign clients.

  • Lorenz Thaden


    Lorenz is an expert for online marketing and quite literally a digital native. He helps us with to create new websites and to implement digital projects.

  • Tim Bauer


    Entrepreneurial and sales-driven, Tim develops website projects on full scale and is known to run an extra mile, not only digitally.

  • Daniel Wood

    Sales & Communication

    Daniel builds his sales experience on 20 years of experience and suits our team with his pragmatism and his MBA!

  • Herbert Adams

    Senior Consultant

    With a great experience Mr. Adams gives us access to important connections in Germany. He has worked with and for big enterprises and disposes over an excellent network.

  • Gerhard Hess

    Senior Consultant

    Mr. Hess is a multiple entrepreneur himself and played a role in starting BDG. He is an expert in strategy and knows what it takes to build up a business in Germany.

  • Klaus Kreutzer

    Senior Consultant

    Based in Munich, Klaus is an expert in the German energy sector a capacity in the field of innovative sales solutions.

  • Jochen Grotenhöfer

    Senior Consultant

    Jochen has a vast experience assisting complex management transformation processes, is a brilliant mind and a strategic competence.

  • Klaus Piske

    Senior Consultant

    With more than 25 years of experience in marketing, Klaus is able to help with target group analysis and mailing campaigns.

  • Tobias Tanner

    Senior Consultant

    American born, Tobias has been in Germany for more than 15 years now and followed BDG from the beginning. He has started several companies himself and has today one of the most interesting lifestyle facilitators in Berlin.

  • Jörg Reents

    Senior Consultant

    Jörg has over 20 years of experience in successfully bringing foreign clients onto the the German market and is our expert for the search of distributors for a swift and efficient market launch. He operates from Hamburg and is known for a sharp definition of target groups and superb results.

  • Lis Nørgaard

    Senior Consultant

    Lis has advised Danish companies focussing on research of client groups, professional matchmaking as well as marketing. With an extensive knowledge of German culture and much know-how in several industries, Lis has accompanied numerous Danish companies in setting up their activities in Germany.

  • Melih Coskun

    Consultant M&A

    Melih has an international profile and specializes in M&A and Buy-outs, areas of increasing relevance in the BDG group.

  • Volker Bannasch

    Senior Consultant

    Volker is strong in process management, GDPR and reorganization of SME and big companies. He leads his own successful, specialized consultancy in Cologne.

  • Sita Schubert

    Senior Consultant

    Sita has a legal background and is a business partner from Cologne. Her specialty is to support medical companies with their market entry and development in Germany.

  • Martti Mävry

    Senior Consultant Finland

    Martti is located in Kerava, Finland and represents BDG in the Finish market. With his vast experience in expansion, he supports Finish companies coming to Germany.

  • Jiten Khatavkar

    Senior Consultant India

    With an office in Bengaluru in South India, Jiten is head of our activities there and organizes meetings and events.

  • Abinav Kumar

    Consultant India

    Abinav is an expert in business development and sales and specialized on Indo-European business relationships.

  • Ramanujan Gopala

    Senior Consultant India

    Ramanujan is an entrepreneur himself and also MD in one of our Indian daughter-daughter companies. Rama, as he is referred to mostly, is internationally active and leads a team of 140 people.

  • Simmy Mishra

    Consultant India

    Simmy is our Indian pearl and head of the office in Pune in North India. She is an engineer herself and in the function of project-coordinator for mostly technical projects between India and Germany.

  • Yagev Ben Itzhak

    Senior Consultant Israel

    With an international background and huge experience in business strategy, Yagev is based in Tel Aviv and helps Israeli companies and especially start-ups with internationalization.

  • Gideon Wechsler

    Senior Consultant Israel

    Based in Tel Aviv, Gideon represents the BDG organization in Israel and has decades of experience in business management and developement.


    Junior Consultant

    With a degree in psychology and a fondness for analytical precision, Anna Lena supports our projects in the background and assists the management.

  • Marc Heimann

    Junior Consultant

    Marc is one of our youngest team members and a hard working junior that we probably will hear more about in a few years!

  • Claudia Araujo


    Many of our products need to be shown in a beautiful light and here we get help from Claudia, a skilled photographer making the most amazing pictures!

  • Emma Starrs

    Press & PR

    Emma Starrs handles BDG's press and PR activity and has over 14 years' experience in leading agency, press office and in house roles.

  • Georg Schütz

    Quality Management

    Our quality manager takes care of the ongoing implementation of DIN ISO 9001:2015 and has a broad experience with efficiency and client-orientation.

  • Jeremy Keppel

    Digitalization & Strategy

    With an academic background in IT and process optimization, he helps us in important projects of a certain size.