Partner, Location Head
York-Alexander von Massenbach advises international investors on the acquisition of German companies and investments in connection with M&A and real estate transactions within an international context. He identifies investment opportunities on the German market and in Luther’s other international locations for the PE and fund network of the London office. In addition, he links up German start-ups and growth companies with venture capital investors. He also advises British companies that would like to become active on the German market. In addition to this, York-Alexander von Massenbach increasingly acts as an advisor to companies who are affected by Brexit-related legal issues.
York-Alexander von Massenbach studied law at the Universities of Bonn and Göttingen, Germany. After completing his legal training and being admitted to the German Bar, he gained his first professional experience during an EU scholarship at a medium-sized British law firm in Birmingham, England, following which he joined Luther, where he now heads the London office. York-Alexander von Massenbach is Chairman of the Regional Committee UK and a Board Member of the British Chamber of Commerce in Germany (BCCG). In this function, he actively represents the interests of companies engaged in trade between Britain and Germany.