Management

Sebastian Uckermann
CO-CEO / Founder / CO-Owner
KENSTON 
GROUP®

Sebastian Uckermann, court-approved pension consultant for company pension schemes, is – in addition to his activities for the KENSTON GROUP® – 1st Chairman of the Bundesverband der Rechtsberater für betriebliche Altersversorgung und Zeitwertkonten e.V. (BRBZ/Federal Association).

In addition, Mr. Uckermann is the author of numerous practical and scientific publications in the field of occupational pensions as well as the editor and author of a standard commentary on occupational pensions published by Beck-Verlag.

Mr. Uckermann is also a recognized lecturer in these areas for the legal, corporate and tax advisory professions.

Patrick Drees
CO-CEO / CO-Owner
KENSTON 
GROUP®

Patrick Drees, graduated in business administration,  is – in addition to his activities for the KENSTON GROUP® – court-approved pension consultant for occupational pensions and member of the Board of Trustees of the BRBZ.

In addition, Mr. Drees is the author of numerous practical and scientific publications in the field of occupational pensions as well as the author of a standard commentary on occupational pensions published by Beck-Verlag.

Mr. Drees is also a recognized lecturer in these areas for the legal, corporate and tax advisory professions.

Hans Christensen
Director International Affairs
KENSTON 
GROUP®

Hans Christensen, has a BA in economics and finance from Bentley University and an MBA from Hult International Business School. He leads the international business unit of the KENSTON GROUP®, which is represented by KENSTON Business GmbH.

Prior to joining KENSTON GROUP®, Mr. Christensen has held a position building the Dubai entrepreneurial ecosystem for the Dubai Government investing in many ventures across industries, worked in Financials Services for reputed multinationals and has built several ventures as the founder and CEO on different continents.

Mr. Christensen is known as a board director, investor, speaker, mentor and trusted advisor.

stratmann190Jan Stratmann
Head of Actuarial Department
KENSTON 
GROUP®

Jan Stratmann, graduate mathematician, actuary (DAV) and IVS expert, is – in addition to his activities for the KENSTON GROUP® – member of the Board of Trustees of the BRBZ.

In addition, Mr. Stratmann is the author of numerous practical and scientific publications in the field of occupational pensions as well as the author of a standard commentary on occupational pensions published by Beck-Verlag.

Mr. Stratmann has more than 20 years of professional, leadership and implementation experience in the field of actuarial or actuarial support of national and international corporate client mandates.

In addition to actuarial expertise, Jan Stratmann’s main areas of activity are actuarial activities for pension and burial benefit funds. These activities include: Support with regard to annual financial statement work, preparation of actuarial reports on the asset situation, surplus analysis (if necessary with proposals for surplus distribution), revision of existing or preparation of new technical business plans, if necessary.

Mr. Stratmann is also a recognized expert lecturer in these subject areas.

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Hakan Takil
Head of Remuneration and Mathematics
KENSTON 
GROUP®

Hakan Takil, graduate mathematician, is – in addition to his activities for the KENSTON GROUP® – member of the Board of Trustees of the BRBZ.

In addition, Mr. Takil is the author of numerous practical and scientific publications in the field of occupational pensions as well as the author of a standard commentary on occupational pensions published by Beck-Verlag.

Mr. Takil has more than 17 years of professional, leadership and implementation experience in actuarial or actuarial support of national and international corporate client mandates.

In addition to actuarial expertise, Hakan Takil’s main focus is on actuarial activities for pension and burial funds. Furthermore, Mr. Takil supports companies as well as pension and burial funds in the implementation, realization and optimization of remuneration and pension accounting processes.

Mr. Takil is also a recognized expert lecturer in these subject areas.

Christiane Böhmer
Director Corporate Investments
KENSTON GROUP®

Christiane Böhmer, graduate in business administration with a focus on production management and logistics, is – in addition to her activities for the KENSTON GROUP® – active as a Business Mediator (CoCl).

Ms. Böhmer has more than 22 years of professional, leadership and implementation experience as CEO in Executive Advisory & Management Services as well as strategy development and process consulting with national and international companies.

In addition to the conceptual development and management of the organizational and operational structure of companies, Ms. Böhmer’s activities focus on the selection and subsequent management of target companies as investment options for the KENSTON GROUP®. Ms. Böhmer leads this business area through KENSTON Business GmbH.

Ms. Böhmer is also certified as an intellectual capital statement facilitator (Frauenhofer Technology Academy) and in PRINCE2®.

Marcus Schmidt
Director Commercial Affairs
KENSTON GROUP®

Marcus Schmidt, graduated in business administration,  is – in addition to his activities for the KENSTON GROUP® – member of the Board of Trustees of the BRBZ.

Mr. Schmidt has more than 25 years of professional, leadership and implementation experience as a management partner in the development and sustainable support of international sales and distribution processes.

The focus of Mr. Schmidt’s activities is on conceptual partner acquisition and support for the KENSTON GROUP®. Mr. Schmidt coordinates this business area through KENSTON Business GmbH.