Our target is achieved when you are satisfied

VÖLKEL COMPANY was established in November 2004 by Dirk Völkel. Our range of services has grown with the inflow of qualified specialist employees. VÖLKEL COMPANY is your partner for the entire lifecycle of your property. Our motivated teams recognise, develop and implement solutions for the entire value chain of your property in accordance with your objectives. From acquisition through the holding period to successful sale – by implementing sustainable strategic measures we can generate an increase in your returns.

The company has gathered knowledge and experience from long-term projects in real estate consultancy, real estate management and real estate finance. VÖLKEL COMPANY is one of the market leaders in the German real estate market, particularly commercial real estate. In addition to commercial real estate and shopping centres, VÖLKEL COMPANY also offers individual solutions for residential and retail buildings, office buildings, retail parks, DIY stores, logistics real estate and special properties such as hospitals, nursing homes and recreational real estate.

Dirk Völkel

Managing Partner A business administration graduate from Hanover, Dirk Völkel founded VÖLKEL COMPANY in 2004 and is now a managing partner. He has over 20 years of experience in the area of commercial real estate. He began his career as a manager in retail and centre management project development.

Petra Eckert

Managing Partner Born in Hannover, Petra Eckert has worked for many years in leading finance and accounting management positions. She has been Director Finance and Administration at VÖLKEL COMPANY since 2006 and is responsible for financial matters. Her career began at a leading auditing company.

Rüdiger Hampe

Managing Director A business administration graduate from Hamburg, Rüdiger Hampe is Managing Partner of VÖLKEL COMPANY and responsible for the areas of development, project management, refurbishment, leasing and transaction management. He has over 20 years of experience in the value-oriented restructuring of underperforming retail properties and shopping centres.

Mario Zanolli

Managing Director Freiburg-based Mario Zanolli is the Managing Director of the Centre Management division. Coming from a family with a retail background he spent many years working in the industry before entering the real estate business some 17 years ago.