Dr. Mathias Reif
Dr Mathias Reif joined Deloitte 2020 and is Partner in Deloitte Tax & Legal, lead of Deloitte’s M&A service line in Cologne, member of the M&A leadership team as well as head of the Israel Desk of Deloitte Germany.
Mathias mainly advises corporations and medium-size companies on national & international mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and restructurings – both for sell- and buy side clients.
As a member of the legal committee of the German Franchise Association, he advises national and international companies on issues of franchise law.
Before joining Deloitte he was the lead corporate/M&A partner of Germany in an international law firm and looks back to more than 20 years of experience in corporate & M&A law. Moreover, Mathias has an in-house career within Deutsche Telekom/ T-Mobile International AG in 2002, first as Senior Legal Counsel and then as Head of the M&A department – where he was the responsible project lead for numerous international DTAG transactions.
Besides his native German, Mathias speaks fluent English.
Deloitte advises CentralNic Group plc on the successful investment in VGL Verlagsgesellschaft mbH Group (Vergleich.org)