First Berlin Securities Brokerage


Our front desk for capital market transactions specializes in block trades for our clients. Our brokerage however offers a full-service platform for experienced investors in the German micro and small cap market. Rather than general guidance our team can give you informed views on the directions of the Entry Standard as well as specific companies that you can utilize to make portfolio decisions.

Through our micro and small cap expertise our clients can take advantage of opportunities through traditional equities and fixed income products. Whether the investment strategy consists of a portfolio of stocks, bonds, mutual funds, alternative investments and structured products we can offer a solution tailored to your expectations.


Martin Bailey, Managing Director
Martin founded First Berlin in 1998. Strong analytical instincts are matched by his market experience. His traditional investment banking background with Allied Provincial and Chambers & Remington in London led him to focus on the need for fair, independent research in Germany based on solid principles.

Gaurav Tiwari, Head of Capital Markets
Gaurav, in close co-operation with our analysts, is responsible for communicating investment ideas to institutional investors. He has more than 10 years of experience working in financial markets. Previous employment includes managerial positions in retail and institutional sales in India and Frankfurt. Prior to First Berlin, he worked at Main First in Frankfurt. Gaurav holds an MA in Management Science from the University of Indore in India.

Felix Goldring, Capital Markets
Felix coordinates sales and organises roadshows. He joined First Berlin following a position at Vishay. Prior to that, Felix worked as a real estate broker in Tel-Aviv.

Timo Mayer, Capital Markets
Timo coordinates institutional and family office sales. He joined First Berlin following a junior portfolio manager and financial analyst position at Greiff capital management AG. Prior to that Timo worked in the equity capital markets and project finance department at youmex AG in Frankfurt. He holds a diploma in economics from the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg and is a Eurex Certified Derivatives Trader.

Wladislaw Güntner, Financial Controller
Wladislaw brings controlling and IT skills to complement the management team. He is responsible for finance and information technology. Wladislaw’s experience as a consultant for KfW Bankengruppe in Berlin provides industry insight. Trained in Controlling, Management and IT, he holds a Diplom-Wirtschaftsingenieur FH from the HTW University of Applied Sciences in Berlin.

Pia Sostak & Ise Tullier, PA & Back Office
Pia and Ise coordinate the day-to-day operations of the First Berlin office. As the meet-and-greet faces of the company, Pia and Ise receive clients, address inquiries, and manage logistics. Pia and Ise also act as the managing director’s personal assistants.