Management

Complex design requirements, demanding transactions and challenging market changes require a high level of experience, management competence and interdisciplinary approaches.

The management at Assetando has long years of extensive experience in the sectors covering the acquisition, concept development and management of real estate investments.

The Assetando team also has a close network of cooperation partners who can be involved in the different fields of activity depending on the requirements.

The team has been working in this dynamic market for many years with the new challenges and tasks it constantly produces and has successfully achieved satisfaction of our customers and our business partners.

Thomas Deutsch

Managing Director, Hamburg

Ralf Süßer

Managing Director, Cologne

Thomas Deutsch

Managing Director, Hamburg

Thomas Deutsch has held an executive position in the Ernst Russ Group for 12 years. As business director, he is responsible for the areas of accounting, tax, controlling, IT, business development and investor relations. As authorised signatory and member of the management team, he is involved in all the Group’s operational and strategic decisions. Furthermore he is managing director of Assetando Real Estate GmbH.

Before joining the Ernst Russ Group, Thomas Deutsch worked at one of the large, international auditing firms for seven years after completing his studies in business administration. der Assetando Real Estate GmbH.

Ralf Süßer

Managing Director, Cologne

Since January 2018, Ralf Süßer has been the Head of Fund and Asset Management on the Executive Board of Assetando Real Estate GmbH, Office Cologne. He is also responsible for the Property Management of Assetando Property Management GmbH.

Ralf Süßer has been working in the real estate sector for 25 years. His career began at Siedlungswerk in Stuttgart, after which he worked for three years at ICM Immobilien- und Centermanagement GmbH in Düsseldorf before moving for another three years to PricewaterhouseCoopers Unternehmensberatung in Hamburg. He worked from 2001 until 2012 at AXA Real Estate in national and international management positions. He played an important role in the success of the company as Head of Fund Management, Chief Operating Officer and most recently Managing Director for Asset Management and Development.

In 2013 he established Cologne Trust together with Hansa Group in Cologne and this took over the fund and asset management of GSI Fonds (solar and engine funds) in 2014 and Merkens Fonds (real estate funds) in 2016. Assetando acquired a majority stake in Cologne Trust in 2018.

Please contact us for further details on our team. We would be happy to illustrate our professional experience and the background of our current mandates in a personal meeting. This selection of the projects carried out by our team to date aims to give you an initial overview.