Karsten Paetzmann joined BDO in 2012 to build up a dedicated Corporate Finance team with a focus on banks, asset managers and insurers. The team advises on M&A and portfolio transactions, valuations and restructuring situations. Since 2018 he has also assumed responsibility for BDO Germany’s coverage of the Financial Services industry. Karsten Paetzmann studied business administration and started his career at Deutsche Bank. He is an Adjunct Faculty member at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management.