Hartmut Paulus is a managing director in Valuation Advisory Services in our Frankfurt office. Hartmut has over 20 years’ experience in M&A, capital markets and financial reporting.
Prior to joining Duff & Phelps in 2015, Hartmut led the Valuation Services team in Frankfurt of one of the Big 4, having held several positions of increasing responsibility within their corporate finance practice and becoming Partner in 2007.
Hartmut has extensive experience in performing large scale projects both in Germany and across the globe, closely advising numerous German DAX companies, mid cap corporates, and financial investors for many years. He has dedicated expertise in valuations related to the German corporates act and in disputes, valuation advice in M&A, fairness opinions, financial reporting valuations and tax related valuations.
Having served clients across a broad range of industries, Hartmut’s background includes advising telecommunications, IT, media, entertainment, healthcare, logistics, energy, consumer markets and industrial manufacturing companies.
Hartmut holds an MBA from Friedrich-Alexander University in Nuremberg, is a German Certified Public Accountant and Certified Tax Advisor. He also is a guest professor for valuation at Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main.