Managing Director and Investment ManagerAbacus alpha
Three questions to…
Autec Managing Directors, Patrick Kern and Alexander Hartmann
What were the reasons for the founders of the company deciding in favour of Abacus alpha when making their succession plan?
The deciding factor was the total package. The partnership is based on common objectives and a basic philosophy that is shared by everyone. Good opportunities for development and the prospect of a long-term collaboration were a given from the start.
How would do you assess the collaboration?
Our collaboration is always professional, trusting and based on partnership. We foster an atmosphere of mutual respect in our dealings. Abacus alpha provides support in all areas of the business. We have the freedom to concentrate on our core technical business.
What specific benefits do you see for AUTEC?
Abacus alpha provides us with professional assistance in our bookkeeping and financial control functions. The network of partner companies offers us new chances and opportunities for development. Our investor is also a strong partner financially – for instance for securing liquidity in the short term.