Klaas Reineke Managing Director

StrategyPrivate Equity


EducationPh.D., University of Fribourg (Switzerland)

Prior ExperienceKPMG
McKinsey & Company

Dr. Klaas Reineke is a Managing Director in the Hamburg office of H.I.G.

Prior to joining H.I.G., Klaas was as a Director with KPMG’s Restructuring Advisory Services in Munich where he advised management and owners of numerous mid-sized companies in crisis situations; he also supported a number of Private Equity transactions, both on the buy and sell side.

Before KPMG, Klaas worked as an Engagement Manager with McKinsey & Company in Berlin and Singapore. He led numerous consulting projects for large corporations as well as for financial investors and their portfolio companies in the areas of strategy development and operational performance improvement.

Klaas holds a master-equivalent degree in Business Administration as well as a diploma in Journalism from the University of Fribourg (Switzerland), where he also obtained a PhD in Business Administration. He is fluent in English and French.