Dr. Alexander Prokot is a member of the firm’s Financial Services Sector. Based in Frankfurt, he serves German and international clients with a focus on real estate, banking and private equity. Alexander’s particular areas of expertise within real estate include asset management and transactional services, as well as technical services across all asset classes. He also has experience in the broader financial services industry, including commercial and real estate banks, card services, private equity firms and rating agencies.
Alexander joined Russell Reynolds Associates from JLL, where he led the German Asset Management and Property Management business units. He also acted as Lead Managing Director for Tétris Projects, a new business line covering turn-key design and fit-out projects. In his role, Alexander set up digital partnerships, implemented ERP software and accounted for several mergers. Prior to that, he was responsible for the transformation of Eurohypo/Hypothekenbank Frankfurt, as Head of Corporate Strategy. Alexander began his career at McKinsey & Company, where he worked for more than seven years serving banking, private equity and real estate clients in Europe, the Middle East, North America and Asia. As an Associate Principal, he was also a key member of the German recruiting team.
Alexander received his diploma in business administration from the J.W. Goethe University of Frankfurt, an MBA in corporate finance and accounting from the Henry B. Tippie School of Management at the University of Iowa and his PhD in finance/capital markets from the University of Chemnitz in Germany.
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