• Dr. Tacke brings ample experience from former positions as Federal German State Secretary of Economics and as CEO of STEAG
  • At Rantum Capital he will act as industry expert for energy, infrastructure and  energy-related services

Frankfurt-based asset manager Rantum Capital has further strengthened its team of industrial experts with Dr. Alfred Tacke, formerly CEO of STEAG AG and German Federal Secretary of Economics. He will become a member of the Advisory Board and will be industry expert for Rantum’s investments into companies in the energy, infrastructure and energy-related services space.

After being state secretary in the Ministry of Economics in the German state of Lower Saxony, Dr. Tacke became Federal State Secretary in the German Ministry of Economics in 1998. During this time he also acted as Sherpa to chancellor Schröder during G8 summits. After thisrole at the Federal Government, Dr. Tacke became CEO of the Essen-based utility STEAG AG in 2005 and was member of the Public Interest Committee of KPMG Europe from October 2010 until October 2013.

Joachim Hunold, Chairman of Rantum Capital, and Dr. Michael Rogowski, Chairman of the Advisory Board of Rantum Capital, jointly said: “We cordially welcome Dr. Alfred Tacke in our circle of Advisory Board members and are delighted about this addition of experience and highly respected competence. The network of Rantum Capital will be forcefully expanded by Dr. Alfred Tacke.”

Download: Press Release – 06. January 2014