Roland Holschuh MRICS
Roland Holschuh has sat on the Management Board of Commerz Real AG since 2012. His sphere of ownership includes the real estate asset management and the division REM Business Development and Operations. In 2009, in his previous position with the Commerzbank Group, he was put in charge of consolidating the global real estate portfolio of Commerzbank and Dresdner Bank, a key value driver within the framework of the two banks' merger. Before joining the Commerzbank Group, Roland Holschuh was with The Boston Consulting Group GmbH, working as strategy advisor for the real estate industry and banking sectors. Roland Holschuh holds an engineering degree in architecture and urban planning, his other academic accolades including a master's degree in architecture (US) and a degree in real estate portfolio management (ebs). He is also a Member of the Executive Committee of the Urban Land Institute as well as a Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.
Sandra Scholz has been with Commerz Real since 2012 and as a member of the board of managing directors since March 2017 has been responsible for Human Resources and Communications, Marketing and Direct Sales, Compliance, Legal, as well as Investor Management. Prior to her appointment she had already been the head of the Human Resources & Communications division. In total the business economist has worked within the Commerzbank Group for around twenty years and in her function as HR Executive Advisor supported the board members and first management level of Commerzbank with regard to all personnel questions. Furthermore, she headed the project for the process of putting together the management team in the framework of the merger with Dresdner Bank. Scholz also worked as the personal assistant to chairman of the board of managing directors Klaus-Peter Müller, advising foreign units and international managers of the bank on personnel matters.
Dr. Andreas Muschter, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Dr. Andreas Muschter has been the Chief Executive Officer of Commerz Real AG since January 2013 with responsibility for the areas Finance, Accounting/Taxes, Product Management Open-Ended Real Estate Funds, Human Resources & Communications, Marketing and
Direct Sales, Fund Sales, Investor Management, as well as Fund Accounting and Fund Taxes. He had already been a member of the executive committee of the wholly-owned Commerzbank subsidiary as the Chief Financial Officer since December 2009.
Prior to this the doctor of jurisprudence was responsible for the M&A activities of the Commerzbank Group as a member of the Group Strategy unit at head office. Among other things he was thus the project manager for the acquisition of Dresdner
Bank and the associated capital measures.
Dr. Muschter is a committee member in various industry federations, e.g. as a member of the Executive Committee of the German Property Federation (ZIA), in the Initiative Corporate Governance of the German Real Estate Industry, in the Real Estate Committee of the German Federation Investment and Asset Management (BVI), and in the advisory board of Quo Vadis (Heuer-Dialog). Furthermore, he is committed in cultural, charitable and social areas, e.g. in Atlantic Bridge, on the board of trustees of Friends of the Schirn, and in the Wiesbaden-based foundation “Zwerg-Nase”.
Dirk Schuster has been a member of the Board of Managing Directors of Commerz Real since June 2016. The graduate merchant has extensive real estate know-how and many years of experience as a risk manager. He began his career in corporate client consulting at Dresdner Bank AG. In 2000 he moved to Deutsche Hypothekenbank, where he played a major role in the management of the merger with Rheinhyp and Eurohypo. At the newly-formed Eurohypo AG and following his move to Commerzbank AG the main focus of his activities for many years was in senior functions in the intensive care and risk management areas. From 2012 onwards he was Chief Credit Officer and head of the central division Group Credit Risk Management Core Private Customers. On the Board of Managing Directors of Commerz Real AG Dirk Schuster is responsible for the areas Risk Controlling and Management, IT & Organisation, Audit, Legal & Compliance, as well as Consulting & Corporate Management.
Johannes Wilhelm Anschott has been responsible on the Board of Managing Directors of Commerz Real for Asset Structuring, Institutional Investment Products, Movables Leasing and Group Treasury since April 2016. Prior to this he was the head of the Commerzbank branch office for key accounts in Hamburg. Thanks to his activities for the Group segments Mittelstandsbank and Corporates & Markets, Johannes Anschott has an excellent institutional client network as well as extensive structuring and leasing expertise. He had been with Commerzbank since 2000, initially in Frankfurt as relationship manager for multinational companies, and then for several years in London. There the business economist assumed the management of the Corporate Finance Advisory for Western Europe in 2006, and later the function of the Deputy General Manager with responsibility for Corporate Banking, and thereafter the position of Country Manager UK. Before moving to the Commerzbank Group he was employed with National-Bank Essen as head of the executive office, also working in corporate banking.
THE MANAGEMENT BOARD (left to right):
Dirk Schuster, Johannes Anschott, Dr. Andreas Muschter (CEO), Sandra Scholz, Roland Holschuh MRICS
Commerz Real at a Glance
- Fully-owned subsidiary of Commerzbank AG, specialising in tangible asset investments
- Focus on investment products as well as the structuring of construction projects and financing solutions
- More than 40 years of market experience
- approx. 31 billion euros in assets under management
- Managing the hausInvest open-ended real estate fund that has existed since 1972
- 182 entrepreneurial participations (CFB Fonds and CFB Invest) issued in the various asset classes to date
- Conceptualisation of institutional investment products with focus on real estate and infrastructure
- In 2012, acquisition of a majority interest in RWE's high voltage grid together with institutional investors
- Planning, structured financing and development of commercial real estate as a one-stop provider
- Provider of tailored equipment leasing concepts