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A top performer in the property market

As a core part of the PDI Group, the multidisciplinary GERCHGROUP team has demonstrated outstanding expertise in the real estate industry on numerous projects. Our internal and external project development processes are coordinated to perfection, having proven themselves over many years of intensive collaboration.

All aspects are handled in a lean and efficient manner. Furthermore, the performance of GERCHGROUP rests upon a highly professional team of two managers, each bearing three decades of experience in the development of high-quality real estate.

Mathias Düsterdick
CEO

Born 1968 in Berlin, Germany; businessman; married with three children.

At the age of 21, Mathias Düsterdick was promoted to Head of Sales at a Frankfurt-based real estate company. From there, he continued to acquire valuable experience at a number of real estate and consulting firms. Starting from 1996, he held various positions in project development, working alternately out of Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Munich and Dusseldorf. From autumn 2005 to spring 2008, Mathias Düsterdick was a Board Member (COO, Co-CEO) of NPC Holding AG.

In 2008, Mathias Düsterdick teamed up with the Hamburg-based Rickmers Group to found the PDI Group with headquarters in Dusseldorf, where he was CEO/COO until October 2015.

After selling his shares in the PDI Group, he and Christoph Hüttemann founded GERCH Development GmbH in Dusseldorf in November 2015. Mathias Düsterdick was CEO of the company until April 2017.

Mathias Düsterdick is Managing Board Chairman of GERCHGROUP AG, which was founded in May 2016.

Since September 2016, he has been Managing Board Chairman of the newly founded 6M Wohnraum AG, an affiliated company of GERCHGROUP.

Mathias Düsterdick is also an Advisory Board Member of Stadtsparkasse Dusseldorf as well as an advisor and visiting lecturer at the ADI Akademie der Immobilienwirtschaft, Dusseldorf.

Contact information
Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 0
E-mail:Info@gerchgroup.com

Christoph Hüttemann
CFO

Born 1965 in Dusseldorf, Germany; fully trained banker; married with two children.

Following his professional training as a banker and bank officer, Christoph Hüttemann worked for a number of renowned banks in the real estate/credit business for more than 15 years. Prior to his appointment to the Managing Board of NRP Immobilien AG (a member of NPC Group) on 1st January 2001, Christoph Hüttemann was Department Director at Merck Finck & Co Privatbankiers. From January 2007 to December 2008, he was a Board Member and CFO of NPC Holding AG, as well as a Board Member of NRP Immobilien AG.

From January 2009 to October 2015, Christoph Hüttemann was Managing Director (CFO) of the PDI Group.

After selling his shares in the PDI Group, he and Mathias Düsterdick founded GERCH Development GmbH in Dusseldorf in November 2015. Christoph Hüttemann was CFO of the company until April 2017.

Christoph Hüttemann is Managing Board Member of GERCHGROUP AG, which was founded in May 2016.

Since September 2016, he has been Managing Board Member of the newly founded 6M Wohnraum AG, an affiliated company of GERCHGROUP.

Contact information
Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 0
E-mail:Info@gerchgroup.com

Michael Henn
Head of Transactions

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 14
E-mail:M.Henn@gerchgroup.com

Alexander Pauls
Head of Technical Development

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 18
E-mail:A.Pauls@gerchgroup.com

Dominique Gutsmann
Head of Finance

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 36
E-mail:D.Gutsmann@gerchgroup.com

Götz Baumgärtner
Commercial Project Management

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 16
E-mail:G.Baumgaertner@gerchgroup.com

Philipp Arnold
Transactions

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 35
E-mail:P.Arnold@gerchgroup.com

Annika Senft
Transactions | Technical Project Management

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 31
E-mail:A.Senft@gerchgroup.com

Susanne Heinz
Technical Project Management

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 19
E-mail:S.Heinz@gerchgroup.com

Natalia Lutz
Finance and Controlling

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 10
E-mail:N.Lutz@gerchgroup.com

Sarangen Chandrakumar
Controlling

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 30
E-mail:S.Chandrakumar@gerchgroup.com

Roxana Kavoussi
Office Management

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 33
E-mail:R.Kavoussi@gerchgroup.com

Melanie Peters
Project Assistant

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 37
E-mail:M.Peters@gerchgroup.com

Inger-Brit Emde
Reception

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 11
E-mail:I.Emde@gerchgroup.com

Janine Dernbach
Reception

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Phone:+49 (0) 211 301815 – 22
E-mail:j.dernbach@gerchgroup.com