Ole is a Counsel in Bird & Bird’s Hamburg office. He advises companies comprehensively in Corporate Law and M&A transactions (national and crossborder), as well as companies - in particular of the Mittelstand (mid cap) - in respect of their investments abroad, in China. Ole also consults foreign companies investing in Germany and supervises Corporate Housekeeping for his clients.
Ole consults his clients in German, English and Spanish.
Ole studied and acquired his doctorate from the Universities in Trier, Freiburg. i.Br. and Madrid, Spain. His first station was with a leading German Online Broker in the area of Investment Banking. Thereafter, for 6 years, he worked for Schindhelm Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH in Osnabrück, Shanghai and Bremen, with an emphasis on M&A. He set up the Chinese office for the firm in Shanghai.
Ole published in particular papers about German investments in China and about Chinese investments in Germany.