Andreas Piechotta is an associate partner at Clairfield Germany. He has 16 years of experience in crossborder M&A focused on Eastern Europe. He began his career in 1994 at Pfeifer & Langen, a well-known German sugar company, where he supported privatization processes in the Polish sugar industry. From 1997 to 2004 Andreas led the private equity activities in the ICT sector of DEWB AG, a subsidiary of JENOPTIK Group. Andreas holds a masters in law from the University Bayreuth, Germany with a particular focus on economics law. He is a member of various German Polish associations for crossborder economic activities.