Thomas York Götz brings twenty years of experience working with technology start-ups, family-owned businesses, private equity owned and listed companies. Thomas is an expert in team building and entrepreneurship with a strong marketing and finance background.
Thomas lives in the Netherlands and leads the Benelux and Northern German business development for Weigel Corporate Finance. He also leads the execution of international projects in various industries.
Thomas joined the Weigel Corporate Finance network in 2015 after building up his own advisory business. He brings a strong management track record based on his international assignments for Univar EMEA, Vodafone Libertel B.V., Wunderman and several family-owned businesses, e.g. Nordmann and the Rassman Group, with responsibilities for marketing & sales, change management, financial management and human resources. Thomas’s industry experience comprises telecoms, IT, software, automotives, biotech and the chemical industry.
Over the past years Thomas also worked as a coach and jury member for the European Venture Contest. Thomas is member of the foundation for the promotion of the bio-industry in North-Rhine Westphalia and the association BioRiver – Life-sciences in the Rhineland e.v.
Thomas combines a strong entrepreneurial background from his parent’s family-owned businesses in Southern Germany with an extensive international network. He earned a fully accredited executive MBA from dual program of the Transatlantik Institute in Germany and the University of West Florida and a graduate degree in business at University of Applied Sciences in Ludwigshafen.