Our Team

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Mr. Rainer M. Merthan, Lead Strategic Advisor, Regulatory Affairs – Europe, brings nearly 20 years of legal, regulatory, compliance, and audit and accounting experience to Vector Asset Management.

Rainer is Co-Founder and Principal of CdC Capital GmbH WPG, one of only six firms in its category accredited as a Listing Partner of Germany’s Frankfurter Stock Exchange, Deutsche Börse AG (www.deutsche-boerse.com). Listing Partners in the category include Deloitte & Touche, Ernst & Young, and Price Waterhouse, among others.

Mr. Merthan specializes in due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, business evaluation, and taking companies public, with specific focus on medium-sized companies. Based on his extensive corporate finance experience, financial guidance, and management mentoring to mid-sized companies, CdC Capital was able to achieve its valuable accreditation as a Listing Partner.

For nearly a decade, Mr. Merthan has been Trustee of a Germany-based, $130 million family of private new venture funds supported by 3,000 investors across Europe.  He has additionally secured $70 million in financing for ventures ranging from start ups to operating companies.

For almost twenty years, Rainer’s work has included financing, legal, accounting, audit, and the development of tax strategies for domestic and international companies.