Frank Baumgärtner Joins GreenTec Capital as Head of Corporate Partnerships

Frankfurt (Germany), June 2020. GreenTec Capital is very pleased to announce that Frank Baumgärtner has joined the team as Head of Coprorate Partnerships. Frank will leverage his considerable experience in consulting and business development to help GreenTec grow by supporting our portfolio companies and expanding our consulting services to more mid-size companies and corporates that face challenges in Africa or are interested in expanding to Africa.

Frank comes to us with more than 20 years’ experience in consulting services as a managing partner at TellSell Consulting. He is equally versed on the business and entrepreneurial sides of the business, as TellSell founded several companies, one of which was the Scout24 Group. Frank and his partners also acquired and developed a green electricity supplier into not just a green energy leader but one of the TOP5 German energy suppliers.

Following a successful exit, Frank came to GreenTec for the opportunity to leverage his experience to making a difference. He holds a doctorate in business focusing on marketing and sales. He is married with two children, and enjoys world travel, cooking, and sports such as tennis and boxing.

Please join us in welcoming Frank to the team!

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