Above all, SASequity stands for expertise with a broad industrial background.
All our partners have extensive experience themselves as entrepreneurs with a focus on SMEs.
Rüdiger Sass studied Business Administration at Freie Universität Berlin. At the age of 25, he founded two companies in the mobility and transportation engineering sectors while still studying towards his degree. After selling the companies and graduating from university, the initial stages of his career saw him working in management consulting, at IBM in Wiesbaden and then at DaimlerChrysler in Frankfurt.
After returning to Berlin in 2000, he spent one year working as Venture Director at the private equity firm Venturepark, where he was involved with the adoption and development of Internet-based business models. In 2001, Rüdiger Sass joined forces with three other colleagues to set up Tivona Partners, a consultancy firm for fast-growing technology companies. After leaving the company in 2002, he spent eight years at SAS Partners, focusing on SMEs in complex corporate crisis situations. He has been operating SASequity since 2010.
Core competences: Restructuring and controlling, process optimisation, strategy development and internationalisation in all major SME sectors.