Renate Schwegmann-Oertel


Since the beginning of 2012 Renate has been working as a consultant with Synthetron. In her over 25 years of business experience, Renate has gained insights into various industries and services. From 1994 until 2011 she worked as a consultant in the fields of Financial Analysis/Corporate Finance (applying/training/selling a financial software – analysis, forecasting and valuation –) with both industrial and banking clients. In addition, she worked with medium sized companies with regard to strategy projects, identification of potential equity partners and advise on the subsequent negotiations.

Before, Renate worked as M&A consultant with Bayerische Vereinsbank, Munich, from 1989 until 1994. Areas of responsibilities included team leadership, valuation, and negotiation. From 1985 until 1989 she worked as a trainee for Continental Illinois, Frankfurt and Chicago. Subsequently, she was a relationship manager/corporate finance adviser with international corporate clients being based in Frankfurt.

Renate started her business studies at the University of Trier. For graduate studies she went to the University of Kansas, USA where she obtained her MBA.

In her leisure time Renate enjoys her time with her husband and their three sons. Together, they enjoy skiing, walking and reading, Her activities include coaching hockey teams.

Fields of expertise

  • Financial analysis/valuation
  • Identification of/negotiation with equity partners
  • Relationship banking/corporate finance


  • German (native)
  • English (fluent)