Rainer Wilts Partner Düsseldorf +49 211 9524 8123


Rainer Wilts is Senior Partner and working in Corporate Finance & Advisory Services. He has more than 20 years of experience in advising mostly SMEs and is a publicly appointed and sworn business valuation expert of the Düsseldorf Chamber of Industry and Commerce. As a member of the management team he is responsible for the Transaction Advisory Service Line and is head of the Mechanical & Plant Engineering industry group, where we concentrate our expertise for this important industry.

Fields of expertise

  • Advising buyers or sellers in the process of preparing and conducting corporate transactions (including carve out and integration measures)
  • Advice for businesses in exceptional situations (restructuring, realignment of financing)


  • Member of the international Transaction Advisory working group in the Grant Thornton network


  • Checkbuch Insolvenz: Checklisten zu Einleitung, Ablauf und Handlungsmöglichkeiten [Insolvency Check Book: check lists on opening, process and possible actions] (together with Michael Häger); Centrale für GmbH Dr. Otto Schmidt KG,
  • Herausforderungen im internationalen Transaktionsgeschäft [Challenges in international transaction business] (together with Tim Gonnermann), VentureCapital Magazin 9/2014,
  • Diplom-Kaufmann [Graduate in Business Administration]
  • Tax Advisor
  • German Public Auditor