Thomas joined SCHNEIDER GROUP in 2019. He is co-heading its Legal & Tax Department. Living and working in Russia for almost 30 years, Thomas has gained deep experience in advising businesses on their investments in Russia. Thomas is focusing on joint ventures, M&A and greenfield & brownfield projects as well as commercial and distribution contracts (including franchise agreements). His sphere of activity covers a wide range of industries, including machinery and engineering, automotive manufacturing and supply, oil and gas, chemicals, food, consumer goods, fashion, retail and IT.
Important players of the US and European industries trust in his consultation for the implementation of their significant localization, logistics and production projects.
Education: Thomas received his education and a doctoral degree at the Free University of Berlin.