Simon Ruess


Angestellt, Analyst, AUCTUS Capital Partners AG

Munich, Germany


Business Development
Business Intelligence
Social Media Marketing
Online Marketing
Adobe Photoshop
MS Office
Strategische Planung
Private Equity
Mergers & Acquisitions
Due Diligence
Strategische Unternehmensplanung


Professional experience for Simon Ruess

  • Current 1 year, since Nov 2020


    AUCTUS Capital Partners AG

  • 1 year, Nov 2019 - Oct 2020



  • 3 months, May 2018 - Jul 2018

    M&A Intern

    Montagu Private Equity

    • Prepared investment committee memorandums and participated in two due diligence processes • Performed quantitative and qualitative analyses to support deal origination • Maintained comprehensive internal database of current M&A targets of the portfolio company Universal Investment Gesellschaft mbH

  • 4 months, Dec 2017 - Mar 2018

    Business Development Intern

    Tillhub GmbH

    • Developed extensive reporting systems for all departments (sales, operations, and marketing) • Conducted market and competitor analysis to outline and test new strategic business opportunities • Supported investor communication and acquisition for a €4m funding round

  • 5 months, Jul 2017 - Nov 2017

    Business Development Intern

    audibene GmbH

    • Developed market and competitor analysis (market size, regulatory frameworks, and technical particularities) • Designed, executed, and optimised marketing campaigns and built an automated reporting system

  • 7 months, Sep 2016 - Mar 2017

    Working Student

    Wunder Mobility

  • 4 months, May 2016 - Aug 2016

    Business Development & Growth Intern

    Wunder Mobility

    • Fastened CRM processes and internal reporting by implementing partial automation • Analysed user interactions and created automated campaigns to obtain a 10% weekly growth rate • Responsible for the frontend development of a new company website

  • 3 months, May 2015 - Jul 2015

    Marketing Intern

    Wunder Mobility

    • Responsible for driver acquisition through Facebook performance marketing and content creation

Educational background for Simon Ruess

  • 2018 - 2019

    Business Analytics

    ESADE Business School

    The MSc Scholarship for Excellence – The European Talent Scholarship

  • 2014 - 2017

    International Business Administration

    WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management

    Bachelorthesis "Machine Learning in Demand Forecasting" under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Arnd Huchzermeier – Grade 1.0 (1.0: best - 5.0: worst).

  • 2005 - 2013

    Maria von Linden Gymnasium


  • German

    First language

  • English


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