GreenTec creates new partnerships role

GreenTec Capital Partners has appointed Frank Baumgärtner as corporate partnerships head, a newly created role to grow its consulting services to German based companies looking to grow into Africa.

Baumgärtner has been tasked with growing the firms consulting services to middle sized companies and corporates that are looking to expand into Africa.

He brings with him over two decades of consulting experience, primarily from TellSell Consulting where he was for over 16 years, from 1994. He departed in 2010, with the last role being managing partner.

His appointment comes just after GreenTec brought in Markward Michaelis as senior legal counsel and compliance officer, hiring him from Deutsche Bank’s asset management unit.

Recent hires at GreenTec also include Shelly Kelly, who was brought in as head of consulting and partner engagements, earlier in 2020. She joined GreenTec from Germany-based investment management firm, DWS Group.

GreenTec also named Erika Beltran as project coordinator in 2020.

Erick Yong is chief executive officer at GreenTec.