Team cometis AG Frankfurt City - Germany

cometis AG team

cometis AG has a specialized team of consultants and graphic designers. Our experienced financial market experts, with outstanding expertise for special topics and an excellent international network, have the necessary know-how to support you with excellent investor relations advice. Due to our consultants and graphic designers working closely together, we are able to provide individual customer consulting and graphical expertise bundled under one roof to offer you the best possible investor relations and financial communications support.

Consultancy


Michael Diegelmann
Michael Diegelmann
Management Board
+49 611 20 58 55 18

diegelmann@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Founder of cometis AG
  • Experience from more than 150 communication projects (stock exchanges, Investor Relations, M&A, crisis)
  • Long-standing connections to the financial community, since 1997 in the field of capital market communication
  • Author and editor of 16 books with market publications
  • Comprehensive journalistic expertise in TV and print, e.g. through the pan-European film project
  • “Stand up4!” and various contributions in relevant financial media
  • Former project manager at an international consulting company and a broker’s office in Frankfurt
  • Former lecturer at Fachhochschule Wiesbaden for international marketing
  • Studied International Business Administration in Wiesbaden and the US

Henryk Deter
Henryk Deter
Management Board
+49 611 20 58 55 13

deter@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Employee of cometis AG since 2001, partner since 2004, board member since 2007
  • Experience from more than 100 communication projects (stock exchanges, Investor Relations, M&A, crisis)
  • Author of 15 book publications
  • Content management of strategy workshops and sales events for customers
  • Leader of one-day and multi-day workshops on “Fundamental Principles of Financial Communication,” “Balance between PR and IR,” “Annual Report,” “Ad hoc Publications,” “Insider and Ad hoc Problems,” “Compliance for listed SMEs”
  • Consultant for Communication Training
  • Formerly an employee of a Frankfurt stock exchange, a German automobile company in Mexico, as well as one of the world’s largest entertainment companies in the US
  • Study of International Business Administration in Wiesbaden and the US

Jochen Schmidt

Jochen Schmidt

Senior Advisor
+49 611 20 58 55 18

jochen.schmidt@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • More than 20 years’ senior management responsibility in investment banking at Sal. Oppenheim & Berenberg
  • More than 250 capital market and M&A transactions
  • Expert for growth financing
  • Tight network with decision-makers of TMT industries
  • Digitization and transformation know-how
  • Admitted lawyer at the district court of Hamburg
  • Studied law at the University of Hamburg

Michael Lexa

Michael Lexa


Director
+49 611 20 58 55 18

lexa@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Director Investor Access at cometis
  • 30 years of capital market expertise
  • Specialist for equity sales with various brokers such as Dresdner Kleinwort Benson, Julius Baer or Kepler
  • Best contacts to institutional investors, especially in DACH region
  • Specialist for the organisation of roadshows and equity conferences for listed companies

Claudius Krause
Claudius Krause
Senior Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 28

krause@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Experience supporting Investor Relations and Corporate Communications projects
  • Work at a German corporate law firm in China and Germany
  • Sound knowledge in the field of renewable energies as well as the legal framework and subsequent obligations on the German capital market
  • Dissertation on the topic of “Aspects of capital market regulations in IPOs of Chinese companies in Germany”
  • Diplom-Wirtschaftsjurist, studied business law with a focus on international business law and banking

Thorben Burbach
Thorben Burbach
Senior Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 23
burbach@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Experience supporting Corporate Communications projects
  • Corporate communications activities for an international insurance group
  • Many years of journalistic activities in print and online media
  • Master’s degree in media sciences and business administration from Siegen with a focus on Media Management and marketing

Maximilian Franz
Maximilian Franz
Junior Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 22

franz@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Work experience as radio and online journalist
  • Participation in investor relations and corporate communications projects
  • Master’s degree in history and bachelor’s degree in media sciences after studies in Mainz and Turku (Finland)

Georg Grießmann
Georg Grießmann
Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 61
griessmann@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Several years of professional activity in the controlling division of an international IT service company
  • Focus of activities: preparation of financial reports, key figure analysis and preparation of management reports
  • Master’s degree from Wiesbaden in Business Management with focus on Finance & Controlling
  • Master’s thesis topic: Impact of state intervention on a company’s success potential with the example of technology change in energy supply

Tim Großheimann
Tim Großheimann
Junior Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 64
grossheimann@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Journalist in financial media
  • Participation in investor relations- and corporate finance projects
  • Studied political science and journalism in Mainz and Norway
  • Organization of press and publicity work for student events

Christina Hocke

Christina Hocke

Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 18

hocke@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Experience supporting Corporate Communications and Investor Relations projects
  • Previously a PR consultant for corporate and financial communications in an international agency
  • Long-term cooperation in the Corporate Communication of a bank
  • Master’s thesis on “Investor Relations and Shareholder Value” with an empirical focus
  • Studied journalism, business administration and legal science in Mainz and the UK
  • Qualified as a bank clerk

Fabian Lorenz
Fabian Lorenz
Senior Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 34

lorenz@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • 10 years of professional experience in capital market communication
  • Consulting for more than 40 listed companies from a wide range of industries
  • Monitored 15 issuances (IPO, IBO) since 2006
  • Experience in stock market journalism
  • Diplomkaufmann with a focus on finance and controlling

Thomas Luther
Thomas Luther
Senior Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 60

luther@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Independent journalist
  • 20 years of professional experience as a financial and economic journalist with employment at FINANZEST, Capital and Handelsblatt
  • Lecturer at various universities on Investor Relations, economic journalism and others
  • Author of several guidebooks and specialist books in the areas of finance and business
  • Diplom-Kaufmann with a focus on capital market science and banking management (University of Würzburg)
  • Regular production of quarterly and Annual Reports

Carsten Michael
Carsten Michael
Senior Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 18

michael@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Recently, PR in financial marketing for the city of Frankfurt am Main in close coordination with the Hessian state government and the city of Frankfurt am Main
  • Numerous public relations mandates with national and international asset managers
  • Head of Corporate Publishing at a Frankfurt financial communications agency
  • Bank correspondent at a major business journal in Frankfurt am Main
  • Editor of financial publications at a renowned business publisher in Wiesbaden
  • Studied economics at Marburg; trained bank clerk

Dominik Stricker
Dominik Stricker
Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 35
stricker@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Experience in supporting investor relations and corporate communications projects
  • Knowledge in the areas of sustainable and responsible investments (SRI) and non-financial reporting
  • Experience from the equity sales of a major French bank
  • Bachelor in finance at Heilbronn University
  • Many years of experience as an actor in public television

Graphics Department


Kathrin Schönmeier
Kathrin Schönmeier
Creative Director / Senior Creative Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 18
schoenmeier@cometis.com
Curriculum Vitae
  • 12 years of practical experience in the field of corporate and financial communication
  • Focus: Development and evaluation of creative concepts
  • Diploma studies Communication Design, University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt
  • Master of Arts Information Design, University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt
  • Studied Graphic Design at Fons Hickmann, University of Applied Arts Vienna
  • Apprenticeship as media designer
  • since 2012: Managing Partner of Synchronschwimmer GmbH

Katrin Bächstädt
Katrin Bächstädt
Creative Director / Senior Creative Consultant
+49 611 20 58 55 18
baechstaedt@cometis.com
Curriculum Vitae
  • 12 years of practical experience in the field of corporate and financial communication
  • Focus: Development and evaluation of creative concepts
  • Diploma studies Communication Design, University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt
  • Master of Arts Information Design, University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt
  • since 2012: Managing Partner of Synchronschwimmer GmbH

Theresa Seckert
Theresa Seckert
Media Designer
+49 611 20 58 55 29

seckert@cometis.de
Curriculum Vitae
  • Responsible for the design and set of business and quarterly reports, company presentations as well as creation / design of graphics and various business documents
  • Apprenticeship as media designer in digital and print in the field of design and visualization
  • Certified PowerPoint specialist

Maximilian Habel
Maximilian Habel
Trainee
+49 611 20 58 55 36
habel@cometis.de

Back Office


Karolin Esho
Karolin Esho
Assistant to the management
+49 611 20 58 55 18
assistenz@cometis.de
Regine Hein
Regine Hein
Human Resources
+49 611 20 58 55 27
hein@cometis.de