Born in 1965, Volker Tangemann (Dipl. Volkswirt) started in 2001 as Investment Manager to the team of HANNOVER Finanz and has been an authorized officer of the company since 2003. He became a Partner in July 2015. Prior to that he handled enterprise and start-up loans at Kreissparkasse Hanover, the main emphasis there being on new technology firms. He also acquired experience of organizing business with corporate clients and business plan competitions. From 1991 to 1996 he worked with corporate clients at DG Bank in Frankfurt, Dresden and Hanover.