ACXIT Capital Partners strenghtens its Real Estate business unit with Jörg Schürmann, Managing Director

Frankfurt, 06 March 2018. ACXIT Capital Partners, one of the leading international corporate finance consultants in Europe, is pleased to announce the addition of senior banker Jörg Schürmann to its Real Estate practice. He is one of the bespoken industry experts in German Real Estate with special experience in Corporate Finance, M&A, Capital Markets and Debt Advisory.

Schürmann was previously in charge of the Real Estate Advisory at IKB Deutsche Industriebank. Beforehand, Schürmann was leading the Corporate Finance department at JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle), was head of the Real Estate Advisory at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and worked for UBS Investment Bank. He is an experienced and qualified banker, having more than 20 years of transaction experience in the areas of Investment Banking and Corporate Finance, of which ten years exclusively dedicated to real estate advisory services. Schürmann graduated from WHU-Koblenz in 1998 obtaining a degree in Business Studies.

As a Managing Director, Schürmann will promote the expansion of the real estate corporate finance advisory business at ACXIT in the objective to reinforce its leading market position. In addition to Jörg Schürmann joining the organization, Benjamin Uhde from IKB Deutsche Industriebank also transferred to ACXIT as an Executive Director. He antecedently gained his expertise at German Acorn Real Estate along with EquityGate Advisors. Uhde has a total of 12 years’ experience in the transaction services.

Kay Hofmann, responsible partner of ACXIT Real Estate Group: “We are happy to welcome two of the leading experts in real estate banking – especially for structured financing via the capital markets and real estate corporate finance.”

Johannes Lucas, founder of ACXIT Capital Partners, added: “We are convinced that Jörg Schürmann and Benjamin Uhde will consolidate our position as one of the leading advisory firms for real estate finance.”

About ACXIT Capital Partners
ACXIT Capital Partners through its subsidiary ACXIT Real Estate (ARE) is a leading independent corporate finance and investment advisory firm for real estate in Europe and beyond. ARE combines both Mergers & Acquisitions and Debt Advisory expertise. In 2016 and 2017, ARE has completed 27 transactions with a total deal/financing volume of approximately EUR 3.5bn covering 200 assets.

ACXIT Capital Partners is a leading international corporate finance and investment advisory firm for mid-market clients and entrepreneurs in Europe and beyond. As an independent, privately owned firm, we maintain offices in Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich, Leipzig, Zurich and Hong Kong as well as strong alliances in France, China, India and the USA. Our clients are corporations, family-owned businesses, entrepreneurs, financial sponsors and family offices.