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Business Model


PROXIMUS REAL ESTATE AG, with headquarters in Cologne and a branch in Berlin, is an owner-run corporate group with divisions in INVESTMENT, DEVELOPMENT, PROJECTS and ASSET MANAGEMENT. Alongside investment and asset management for third parties, the company also operates as a property investor and real estate developer.

PROXIMUS REAL ESTATE AG invests primarily in existing properties with optimization potential and located in German cities. It aims to reposition these before placing them back on the market. The ultimate goal for PROXIMUS REAL ESTATE AG is to create economically and ecologically sustainable real estate products. The company also makes strategic investments in firms that support and complement its business divisions.

Corporate Structure


Managing Board


Pressefoto - Michael Kunz und Florian Kunz

Michael Kunz

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
PROXIMUS REAL ESTATE AG

Together with his brother, Florian, Michael Kunz founded the PROXIMUS group in 1999. Today, as a managing director of PROXIMUS REAL ESTATE AG, he is responsible for the investment and development divisions, as well as for strategy and communications.

Alongside the PROXIMUS group, Michael Kunz has also participated in the successful founding of further companies, as well as participation platforms in the real estate sector. Michael Kunz was co-founder and managing partner also of the investment and asset management company Resolution AG. When its majority stake was sold to an S-DAX company, Resolution AG was managing a volume of around three billion euros.

One of Michael Kunz’s main focuses lies in the repositioning of existing properties which have optimization potential in order to create sustainable core products.

Florian Kunz

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
PROXIMUS REAL ESTATE AG

Brothers Florian und Michael Kunz founded the PROXIMUS group in 1999. Today, as a managing director of PROXIMUS REAL ESTATE AG, Florian Kunz is responsible for the asset management and development divisions, as well as for finance and legal operations.

Alongside the PROXIMUS group, Florian Kunz has also participated in the successful development of other companies in the real estate sector. In this capacity he has been responsible for numerous joint ventures with international financial investors for value-added and opportunistic investment in Germany.

In addition to his business ventures, Florian Kunz was the 2001 International Hockey Federation player of the year and captain of the German national hockey team, which won the 2002 World Championships and a bronze medal in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.

Supervisory Board


Philipp Schmitz-Morkramer

Founder and Board Member
Quantum Immobilien

Frank Nickel

Founder and Managing Director
DEUWA Real GmbH

Prof. Dr. Alexander Goepfert

Senior Advisor
Apollo Global Management