Zeebrug Advisory

Realizing new business opportunities
in Emerging Markets

Zeebrug Advisory

Investing in sustainable and
socially responsible projects

Zeebrug Advisory

Creating new connections


Advisory services for German investors to establish new business links in Eastern Europe and Central Asia as well as advising CEE/CIS based investors to access the German market

Advisory services for institutional investors to build up exposure in sustainable and socially responsible projects in Emerging Markets

Strategy Consulting for investors to assess investment opportunities in Emerging Markets


Portfolio investments in sustainable and socially responsible projects in Emerging Markets
Special focus on portfolio investments in financing SME and Micro entrepreneurs
Financing and implementing investment projects in Eastern Europe and CIS countries in key industries such as infrastructure, real estate, automotive, consumer goods, a.o.
Assessing business opportunities and risks for investors interested in tapping the markets of Emerging Europe and Central Asia
Sound knowledge of business culture in CEE and CIS countries


Michael Hoffmann
Investment Advisor

MBA Chicago Booth

2012 - 2017

CEO of a leading commercial bank in the Caucasus, AccessBank Azerbaijan, focused on serving SME and Micro companies in order to promote the development of private small and medium entrepreneurship

Board Director of AHK Azerbaijan, the German Chamber of Commerce in Azerbaijan, with more than 120 members from the German and Azerbaijani corporate and financial sector

2008 - 2012

Board Director GM-AvtoVaz, a joint venture of General Motors and AvtoVaz located in Togliatti/Russia to produce the Chevrolet-Niva with total sales of around USD 750 million

2005 - 2012

Regional Head at the leading international development bank in Eastern Europe (EBRD) with the focus on financing sustainable investments such as the modernization of major industrial complexes and the development of the local banking sector

1999 - 2004

Regional Head of HSH Nordbank in the Baltic countries located in Tallinn/Estonia with the business focus on corporate and project finance as well as on real estate finance


Michael Hoffmann
phone: +49 157 12345678

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