Advisor and manager for regulated markets in transformation





Real estate & asset

1st / 2nd / 3rd

healthcare market

Beratungs- und Projektschwerpunkte

Business law

Expert for labor and corporate law, regulation & regulatory law, telecommunications law

Corporate governance, risk management, and compliance

Board consultation, project management, learning journeys

Transaction management corporate finance

Investments, mergers & acquisitions, audit tenders, etc.

Business area development and restructuring

Especially in the three healthcare markets

Digitainability & Corporate digital responsibility 

Business Sherpa for corporate responsibility in the digital economy, sustainable digitlization, and ESG management

Project management / Interim management

Business development (organizational and operational structure), digitalization, coordination of crisis management, establishment of an SSC, service provider management

Top Executive Management

Executive board compensation, agreements on entering into and terminating employment relationships, board decisions

Sports law

Soccer (rules and regulations of FIFA/UEFA/DFB), golf and special advertising formats in sport

Mein Angebot für Unternehmen und Institutionen
Projekt, Linie und Matrix
  • Transformation of business units into efficiency areas with greater added value
  • Establishment of an enterprise or business area (organizational and operational structure) and competitive positioning
  • Development and implementation of compliance management systems
  • Data protection management (also in the role of an external data protection officer)
  • Board affairs management (board support/corporate office)
  • Legal counsel, corporate affairs
  • Top executive management (staffing, remuneration, contract management, development)
  • Compensation systems for executives
    Fort- und Weiterbildung für Top Führungskräfte
    • Qualification of executive board and supervisory board members in regulated group enterprises (fit&proper)

    • Coaching and training sessions (GRC, crisis decisions, healthy leadership, certified to DIGAB(German Interdisciplinary Society for Outpatient Ventilation)and KNAIB(Competence Network for Outpatient Intensive and Respiratory Care))
    • Leadership coaching (Do-How courses)
    • Learning journeys
    • Red teaming (improving the effectiveness of an organization)
      Business development und Projektmanagement
      • Supply management, managed services and collaboration models in the healthcare markets
      • Audit tender processes according to EU regulations in international groups (change of group auditor for public interest entities (PIEs))
      • Network infrastructure projects in the field of cellular mobile radio systems (DACH + LIE)
      • Establishment of service provider management (also multi-provider)
      • Development of a corporate digital responsibility framework
      • Outsourcing management in regulated enterprises
      • Incubation and financing of startups
        Markus Blaeser

        * in Cologne in 1966

        Industry and subject-matter expert for transformation processes in regulated markets. Decision advisor with management responsibility (up to C-level) or as an interim manager. Business developer of new business models and incubator of innovative startups. Member of various supervisory boards and advisory committees.


        20+ years of experience in listed group enterprises, SMEs, foundations, institutions and organizations, also as a legal and strategic advisor, operational business manager, executive (senior executive or C-level) and chief compliance officer.


        Degrees in law from Trier University / University of Cologne


        German first state exam


        German second state exam

        Licensed lawyer


        Owner of the law firm Markus C. Blaeser, Esq.

        Decision advisor and manager for enterprises in regulated markets

        Of Counsel


        Corporate governance, risk management & compliance
        (incl. regulatory affairs and anti-money laundering lawsuits (AML))


        Transaction management (M&A, IPO, incl. prospecting),

        company mergers (incl. PMI processes),

        positioning in the market and new business development,

        infrastructure projects (TIMES)


        Project & crisis management, crisis communication,

        investigations, revision activities


        Transformation and change processes

        for establishing organizational and operational structures


        Corporate office services

        (incl. managing AGMs)

        Unternehmerische Tätigkeiten
        • Foundation of interdisciplinary consulting firms since 2012: regelwerk strategy&compliance, DreiWeitere GmbH

        • Incubation and financing of startups:
          • a.l.c. Active Lifestyle Concept GmbH
            • Spin-off of the German Sport University Cologne
            • Partner of the Stiftung Deutsche Schlaganfallhilfe(German Stroke Foundation)
          • Neuromeisterei
            • Network for psycho-educational self-management training for corporate health based on the Zurich Resource Model© (ZRM)
          • Spin-offs of universities in Germany and Switzerland (Bremen, Erlangen, Cologne, Zurich)
          • teVidi Group
            • Development, distribution and installation of mobile video surveillance systems for vehicles
            • Transportable video and sensor surveillance systems for security service providers.
          Weiteres Engagement
          • Member of the management board of Gemeinnütziges Sozialwerk der Evangelischen Clarenbach-Kirchengemeinde Köln-Braunsfeld GmbH

          •  Editorial activities for various specialist publishing companies (incl. Hüttig Jehle Rehm, SZ, FAZ, Rechtsdepesche, CH Beck)
          •  Coaching and training sessions for executives
          •  Spokesperson of "Initiative Gefäßgesundheit in Deutschland (IGG)”(Initiative of Vascular Health in Germany)
          •  Legal support for social projects (pro bono)
              Aufsichtsrats- und Beiratsmandate
              • a.l.c. Active Lifestyle Concept GmbH – advisory board member

              • Gut-in-Widdersdorf eG – supervisory board member
              • AML Verwaltung UG
                Management-Tätigkeiten und Erfolge
                • Efficiency management: Reduction of administrative costs of a listed group from €36 m to €8 m in 3 years

                • Management of 20+ financing transactions (incl. mezzanine; debt-write-down; convertible bond; refinancing; debt-buy-back; capital increases)
                • Mergers & acquisitions (IPOs, PMI projects)
                • Implementation of GRC systems during and after crisis situations
                • Establishment of multi-shared service centers
                • Management of AGMs
                • Defense management under stock corporation law in a takeover situation
                  Meine Netzwerkpartner

                  KFS Group

                  Kurtkowiak Finnern Schacht Partnerschaft, Steuerberater, Wirtschaftsprüfer, Hamburg

                  KFS Revision GmbH, Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Hamburg, and

                  KFS Advisory GmbH, Hamburg


                      Specialist law firms

                      Corporate, labor, trademark, competition, IT/IP and sports law

                      Contacts upon request


                      Peter Harris 

                      Auditor and tax consultant, Cologne

                      Contacts upon request

                          mc quadrat

                          Brand agency and communications consultancy, Berlin


                              Dr. Thomas Nietiedt

                              Strategic communication, Cologne


                                  Marion Proft

                                  HR consulting for legal professions


                                      Konstantin Warth

                                      In-house projects & executive coaching, Constance


                                          Markus C. Blaeser, Esq.

                                          Attorney-at-law | Of Counsel

                                          Advisor and manager

                                          for regulated markets in transition

                                          0700 25 23 73 76

                                          Tax no. 224 5024 2955

                                          Sales tax ID DE196078685

                                          Supervisory authority

                                          Rechtsanwaltskammer Köln (Chamber of Lawyers Cologne)

                                          Liability insurer

                                          R+V Allgemeine Versicherung AG