Dr. Thomas Raueiser

Authorized Signatory of the Management Company and Senior Investment Manager

Thomas has been a Senior Investment Manager at NRW.BANK since 2007 with a focus on cleantech and medical technology investments. He has supported the Gründerfonds Ruhr since its inception and works as an Authorized Signatory and Deputy Head of the Life Science & Cleantech team.

Thomas has numerous years of investment experience in the venture capital scene. He has accompanied several successful exits and holds seats on various advisory boards of the fund’s portfolio companies.

Before joining NRW.BANK, he worked for Deutsche Bank AG and Credit Suisse First Boston in Private Wealth Management and Corporate & Investment Banking.

Thomas holds a PhD in the area of Equity Syndicates and a degree in Business Administration from the University of Cologne. He has a master's degree in International Management (CEMS MIM) from the Copenhagen Business School and the Université de Louvain.