Cord Matthies

Cord Matthies

Senior Manager at EY

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Cord Matthies is working at Ernst & Young (EY) as Chemicals and Materials Industry Expert. He is an Investment professional in the M&A transaction practice and is based in Duesseldorf, Germany.

Thereafter he founded his own consulting company to consult on chemical and polymer value chains, which included many investment related projects such as innovative M&A target searches, commercial-technical-strategic-industrial feasibility studies, industrial strategy projects, many of these in close collaboration with strategy firms specialized on specialty materials.

With EY he focuses exclusively on the chemicals and materials industry. His activities range from M&A transactions, technology-driven M&A target searches, financial evaluation and due diligence on companies, commercial strategies and feasibility studies, frequent advice to strategic and financial investors to execution of such transactions. He has worked with most chemical and polymer majors across Europe and USA and enjoys a privileged access to their strategy / M&A / innovation departments.