Growth Consultants. M&A Professionals. IT Market Experts. Board Advisors.

Meet the TeamContact

how we work

We call it no-nonsense approach.

We operate as a trusted advisor to owners, board members and management throughout the business life cycle. In our work we combine our deep information technology sector expertise with a collaborative and flexible approach, ensuring our solutions are always appropriate, pragmatic, of top quality, and delivered at speed.

10

advisors

5

offices

2005

Founded

125+

deals

150+

Years experience

>4 billion

deal value

“Our clients enjoy working with us and we love to deliver results together in integrated teams.“

Meet the TEAM

Valued for our experience and pragmatic mindset.

Our team has launched, built, acquired, led and successfully exited all types of technology companies. Whilst we have diverse backgrounds and experience, all of our team share a common goal: maximizing your success.

Meet the TEAM

Valued for our experience and pragmatic mindset.

Our team has launched, built, acquired, led and successfully exited all types of technology companies. Whilst we have diverse backgrounds and experience, all of our team share a common goal: maximizing your success.

Christoph Löslein

Founding Partner

linkedin_board_advisorsmail board advisors

  • Serial-entrepreneur and executive board member in various IT companies
  • Founder and Executive Director of Kofax plc
  • At Kofax, responsible for business development, communications and fund raising (> € 100 million)
  • Founder of Board Advisors
  • Christoph is an alumnus of Harvard Business School, Cambridge

Office Freiburg, +49 761 881 40 74 11

Urs Niederberger

Partner

linkedin_board_advisorsmail board advisors

  • CFO and COO of Kofax plc until 2008
  • Responsible for finance, controlling and risk management IPO of Kofax in London
  • Responsible for more than 20 M&A transaction for Kofax Consultant at Visura (BDO Switzerland)
  • Urs studied economics and is a certified „Dipl. Treuhandexperte“

Office Sursee, +41 41 925 79 01

Bernd Hau

Partner

linkedin_board_advisorsmail board advisors

  • Sales management expert with over 25 years of experience
  • Product focus on ERP, SCM, CRM, HCM, PLM
  • Long-time managing Director and head of sales at Infor Global Solutions
  • Board Advisors partner since 2017 with expertise in sales strategies, sales management, and sales manager development

Office Freiburg, +49 761 881 40 74 10

Klaus Enke

Partner

linkedin_board_advisorsmail board advisors

  • Corporate development expert and executive board member in high-growth software and service companies (USU, Infor, GFT, Lumesse, STP)
  • 50+ M&A transactions including post-merger integration responsibility with more than € 4 billion investment volume
  • Specialist for business modeling, developing and executing growth and efficiency programs as well as SaaS transformation processes
  • Klaus graduated in industrial engineering and is an alumni of the advanced management program at the University St. Gallen, Switzerland

Office Freiburg, +49 761 801 40 74 12

Rainer Klamt

Partner

linkedin_board_advisorsmail board advisors

  • 20+ years of experience as a management consultant, business development, sales organisation expert and coaching expert
  • Extensive experience as a key account manager for Philips (such as Sixt AG or Hutschenreuther AG)
  • A graduate in educational science

Office Munich, +49 171 755 65 67

Felix Brokatzky

Consultant

linkedin_board_advisorsmail board advisors

  • Master of business administration graduate from the University of Hamburg in 2016
  • Joined Board Advisors in 2016 and opened the Berlin branch in 2017
  • Felix is involved in various assignments and client projects and helps to ensure overall project success
  • His focus areas are financial planning, business development, and valuation

Office Berlin, +49 176 456 00 11 23

Helgi Sigurdsson

Partner

linkedin_board_advisorsmail board advisors

  • Software Design and Development expert with multiple product launches under his belt
  • More than 40 M&A deals with a focus on post-merger product and development operation optimization and restructuring
  • Industry experience in healthcare technology, IT based manufacturing and supply chain optimization, big data and machine learning
  • Helgi has a degree in electrical and computer engineering with focus on machine learning, genetic algorithms, and neural networks
  • Helgi joined Board Advisors in 2017 where he applies his expertise to various situations where technology strategy and -investments are critical to success, such as strategy development projects, go-to-market initiatives, acquisition due diligence, and post-merger integration

Office Boulder, +1 720 310 02 38

Swetlana Hartung

Consultant

linkedin_board_advisorsmail board advisors

  • Bachelor of Arts – Business Administration
  • Joined Board Advisors in 2014 as a project manager
  • Former employments: Südwestmetall Educational Institute of Baden Württemberg

Office Freiburg, +49 761 881 40 74 10

Werner Strub. CEO of abas Software AG

„Board Advisors successfully guided us through a professional strategy development process. We were very pleased with the result. The engagement was characterized by a pragmatic approach and open, proactive communication throughout the entire project. For a medium-sized software company like us, I can say Board Advisors is the perfect choice.”

Ralf Steinemann. CEO of iTernity GmbH

„For many years, Board Advisors has guided us as a trusted advisor in various business challenges. The unique combination of a deep understanding of our market, paired with a hands-on attitude, has proven to be an ideal fit with our company.”

Götz Herzog. CEO of European Online Distribution GmbH

„By leveraging and providing access to an extensive network of relevant investor and business contacts, we were not only able to successfully raise funds for our company but also develop new business opportunities. Our executive team members highly appreciate the strategic advice from Board Advisors.”

Ralf Brinkis. Owner of acriba Service GmbH

„Brought in at a relatively late stage in our sales process, Christoph Löslein from Board Advisors ensured that my company was valued at the appropriate price. It was the best decision I could have made.”

Otto Troxler. CEO of BrainConnect AG

„When the time was right to find a new parent owner for our company, we chose Board Advisors as M&A advisor. Urs Niederberger guided us through the entire sales process with dedication, prudence and a high degree of professionalism. While the executive management team was focusing on running the business, Board Advisors drove the process to completion. We are happy to say that Board Advisors’ contribution was crucial to success.”

Peter Schildknecht. Owner of Schildknecht Agro-Trade AG

„Urs Niederberger significantly facilitated the sales process of my company. His extensive experience in M&A, both on the buy and sell side, helped to expedite the transaction and successfully close it. The distraction of the management team from running the business could be kept to a minimum.”