Markus Maras

Managing Partner

Markus is a Managing Partner of bgm Partners and co-heads the Vienna office. Prior to joining bgm Partners in summer 2007, Markus headed the M&A department of a fast growing industrial conglomerate where he was responsible for a number of acquisitions within the group’s core industries - Drive Systems, Plant Engineering, Metallurgy and Machine Tools. As such he also managed several capital market transactions, such as IPOs and the issuance of corporate and convertible bonds.

Before that Markus worked for more than five years with PwC Corporate Finance where he gained significant experience in Valuations/Expert Opinions, Transaction Services, Financial Modelling and Business Recovery for local and international industrial companies. Markus started his career in 1998 with TPA Horwath, Vienna, in an international tax advisory environment and a strong focus on Corporate Finance. Before that, he gained professional experience in international banks (Vienna), public (New York) and private companies (Berlin).

Besides his professional career, Markus is a long-term entrepreneur and has successfully expanded the formerly local family business towards Central & Eastern Europe.

Markus holds a master's degree from the Vienna University of Economics and is fluent in German, English and French. He is located in Austria.