Clemens J. Vedders’ success is based on his excellent understanding what drives and influences markets, his capabilities to anticipate trends, his risk awareness and precise strategic communication.

His widely respected competences was a corner stone in the consolidation process of reshaping Germanys retail sector in which he became a stakeholder in Metro AG, Deutsche SB-Kauf (DSBK AG), AVA AG, SPAR AG, HORTEN AG, Norddeutsche Steingut AG, Commerzbank AG, CAMERA WORK AG, BUS Umwelt-Service GmbH including the restructuring of ASKO. Between 1990 and 2007 Clemens J. Vedder was the lead manager of totally 14 capital transactions with a finance volume of EUR 7.5 billions. Clemens J. Vedder is acting as CEO of GOLDSMITH since the company has been founded in 2007 and leads the company’s expansion plans.