Advantum Corporate Finance  –

Your Trusted Partner at All Times!

  • Integration of consulting, capital and transaction support
  • No-nonsense, results-oriented approach
  • Lean structures, success-driven fees


With Advantum PuC we offer cutting edge expertise in response to challenges around restructurings and other special situations.

Restructuring & Special Situations

With the world economy experiencing unparalleled challenges originating from its banking system as well as government finances, the effects of which are yet to become fully visible in the “real economy”, corporate stakeholders, including equity investors, creditors and administrators, require additional support to weather the storm.

The Advantum team in Berlin is one of Germany’s leading M&A and Corporate Finance advisers for businesses in special situations. Advantum is helping companies which are either insolvent, in distress, or generally underperforming. Advantum provides a unique perspective of how to address these challenges, successfully operating in a M&A market in difficult or even desperate situations. Through a highly focused and solution driven approach, we are consistently generating above-average results. Our references are testimonies.

We offer insolvency administrators, creditors as well as company executives and entrepreneurs professional, external assistance in order to jointly implement a going-concern solution, beneficial in protecting value of their businesses – and ultimately benefiting all other stakeholders involved.

Special situations require special know-how as well as the right personality and stamina to tackle complex situations through a hands-on, no-nonsense approach, frequently under extreme time pressure. We live that approach, with our teams being deployed to client’s facilities, working “on-site”, and consequently are able to deliver targeted results within a short period of time.

Throughout the years, we have excelled in this discipline and the accumulation of knowledge and practical experience makes our team uniquely valuable in every endeavor.

In recent years Advantum has consequently been entrusted with the largest and most complex special situations in Germany. These include:


  • Insolvenz der Hertie AG
  • Insolvenz der Schieder Möbel Holding
  • Insolvenzen der börsennotierten Eurobike AG (Hein Gericke)/Polo
  • Insolvenz der Thielert AG
  • Insolvenz der Geniatec AG


Our focus area

  • Insolvency situations
  • Distressed assets pre-insolvency
  • Balance Sheet restructuring



Felix T.M. Schauerte
Founder & Managing Director