Managing Director (Attorney / Tax Advisor), Munich
Nico is based in Munich. He joined Vistra after the acquisition of optegra, a tax, audit and legal service provider in Germany. As Managing Director of the German legal entity, Nico is in charge of German legal advice services and compliance monitoring. He is part of the Alternative Investments unit, where he contribes his expertise in advising clients on corporate, regulatory and tax law-compliant fund structuring and administration.
Nico began his professional career at Arthur Andersen in Berlin in 1999. He joined optegra in Munich in 2003, where he later became partner and, prior to joining Vistra, Managing Director. He has 18 years of experience in tax, corporate and regulatory law aspects of fund structuring and administration, and he also advises clients on acquisitions and restructuring processes.
Nico is a qualified German lawyerand chartered tax advisor. He also holds a LL.M. degree from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand.
His native language is German but he also speaks fluent English.
10 April 2019
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