Achim Pütz is the founder and chairman of the Bundesverband Alternative Investments e.V. and a partner at Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft. He has extensive experience in providing legal advice to German and international clients regarding traditional and alternative investment funds and specialises in the design, documentation, and distribution of structured financial products and packaging solutions. Pütz advises regulated and non-regulated institutional investors on their investments in complex alternative investment structures, in particular hedge and commodity funds, real estate, and infrastructure funds as well as debt and private equity funds.
He is recommended by renowned publications such as Legal 500 Germany, Who's Who Legal and PLC Which Lawyer? The JUVE Handbook 2013/2014 ranks him among the ten leading lawyers in the field of investment funds and asset management in Germany.
Pütz was a board member of the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) for many years.