The Board of Independent Experts

RE-STRUCTURE has on hand a board of internationally acknowledged independent experts who are prepared to support RE-STRUCTURE's management team, as needed, with their specialist know-how in core subject matters:

  • Valuation
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Planning
  • Development
  • Transactions
  • Brokerage

Currently, the Board of Independent Experts has the following members:

Arch. Mag. Arch. Armin Ebner
BEHF Architects, Vienna

Armin Ebner graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, attended the renowned Master Class of Prof. Wilhelm Holzbauer, and co-founded BEHF Architects in 1995. Since then, BEHF has become one of Austria’s leading architectural practices with roughly 100 architects from various backgrounds. BEHF Architects is operating  in more than 25 countries.  Armin Ebner and BEHF Architects are setting new standards and trends through their innovative design concepts, which have had a cheerful and positive reception. This is also confirmed by BEHF’s numerous awards and current prestigious projects.


Andrew Jackson
First Title CEE, Budapest

Andrew has been the Managing Director of First Title operations in Central and Eastern Europe since the company was established in January 2006. He has lived and worked in the CEE region (Austria and Hungary) since 2001. Andrew first began working with First Title in 2002 as their exclusive agent in CEE, raising awareness about title insurance in CEE and working with clients to insure their projects. In January 2006, due to the success of the relationship with Andrew, First Title Plc formed a full subsidiary in Hungary which is now responsible for 13 countries in the region - Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia and Slovenia.


Univ. Prof. Dr. Thomas Klicka
Institut für Wirtschaftsrecht, Universität Münster

Prof. Dr. jur. Thomas Klicka is university professor of civil law, civil procedure law and comparative law, and teaches at the Institute for International Economic Law at the University of Muenster and the Institute of Civil Procedural Law at the University of Vienna. Thomas Klicka is the author of numerous publications on all aspects of civil procedural law and has written commentaries on Austrian case law. As a teacher, his strengths are in international law of civil procedure,  obligations, and property law.

Dipl.-Ing./Dipl.-Oec. Joachim Knospe
SOL - Interim Management

Joachim Knospe is a specialist with experience on a national and international level in the areas of organisation, growth, restructuring, recapitalisation, turnaround and crisis management, with special focus on Eastern Europe. He has long-time experience in supporting big concerns and concerns with medium-sized structures, also outside Germany. Joachim also is a neutral expert for project, controlling and other types of audits as well as a successful goal-getter, proven expert in practice and convincing leader with distinct and strong entrepreneurial and success oriented mindset. His focal activities are TK, power supply, automotive, service sector, change management, transformation projects, restructuring, business processes optimization, project management, re-engineering, production, logistics, materials management, supply chain management, manufacturing industry, process automation and control, productivity and efficiency increase programs and outsourcing.


KR Prof. Dr. (hc) Alfons Metzger
CRE, FRICS, Metzger Real Estate Group, Vienna

KommR Prof. Dr. h.c. Alfons Metzger, FRICS, CRE chairs Metzger Real Estate Goup, a company specialised in international real estate financial analysing.

In 1972, he founded MRG Metzger Realitäten Beratungs- und Bewertungsgesellschaft mbH, a company focusing on  national and international real estate consulting and valuation.
Snce the 1970s, Prof. Metzger has worked as a real estate valuer and trustee, and as an international Real Estate Consultant. He also holds the title of a “Court Certified Real Estate Expert”.

Prof. Metzger has held numerous presidencies in internationally renowned real estate organisations and associations. E.g., he was the World President of the International Real Estate Federation FIABCI. He is also an Executive Member of the renowned "Counselors of Real Estate (CRE)", and of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.


Prof. Dipl. Ing. Dr. Matthias Rant
RICS, Rant Consulting Group, Vienna

Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Matthias Rant chairs the Rant Consulting Group in Vienna. He is the president of the Austrian Expert Association - he was  for 6 years president of EuroExpert -  the Organisation for European Expert Associations. He is a court certified expert, member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, and is also a shareholder and board member of listed real estate and industrial enterprises, as well as a partner of internationally acting consulting and advisory companies.


Dipl. Ing. Wolfgang Richter
RegioPlan Consulting GmbH, Vienna

Wolfgang Richter is a graduate of Spatial Planning and Regional Science at the Technical University of Vienna, and holds a Civil Engineer´s degree. Since 1984, he is the managing director and owner of RegioPlan Consulting, s Company specialized in cross-border location consulting and market analysis. In 2001 Mr Richter founded RegioData Research, a company focusing on regional European economic data, as well as on solutions for professional geomarketing. Wolfgang Richter is a lecturer at the University of Technical University of Vienna at the at the Danube University Krems.


Dr. Mag. Manfred Wiltschnigg
RICS, Urban Land Institute

Manfred Wiltschnigg holds a PhD in Business Administration as well as several other academic degrees in the area of real estate business. He is an authorized expert for real estate and also acts as trustee. He is a member of several national and international real estate organizations including the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and the Urban Land Institute. Manfred Wiltschnigg can look back at more than 20 years of international work experience in the field of real estate; the last 15 years of which have been spent in leading management positions with companies as Generali Immobilien AG, Vienna, Oppenheim Immobilien KAG, Wiesbaden, IVG, Bonn and Vienna and as a board member of ImmoEast AG and Immofinanz AG, Vienna.

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