Dr. Sönke Bästelein
Dr. Sönke Bästlein


Dr. Sönke Bästlein is an experienced investment professional with industrial background and an affinity to Asia. His work experience in senior roles includes Corporate Finance (MainFirst Bank, Frankfurt, 2013 – 2015), Private Equity (Nordic Capital, Stockholm/Frankfurt, 2008 – 2013), Chairman / Member of the Advisory Board of various PE portfolio companies (2007 – 2013), Top-Management Consulting (McKinsey & Company, Frankfurt, 1991 – 2008), and international EPC (Uhde GmbH, 1986 – 1990). He holds a PhD in business administration from Goethe-University Frankfurt (1990) and a diploma in mechanical/process engineering from RWTH Aachen (1985).