Achim Plate

Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Achim Plate

Chairman of the supervisory board of Deutsche Effecten- und Wechsel-Beteiligungsgesellschaft AG (DEWB) and managing shareholder of Hamburg-based investment company SPSW Capital GmbH He has been a member of Lloyd Fonds AG’s Supervisory Board since 2018.


  • Nationality: German
  • Born in 1959, married, 2 children
  • Studied at the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Hamburg, graduating with a Dipl.-Ing. degree in mechanical engineering
  • From 1990 onwards, he established his own medium-sized group of companies and was awarded the German Job Investor Prize in 2001
  • 2002 Integration of the largest single company of the group into D+S europe AG
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of D+S europe AG from 2003 to 2009
  • Development of the D+S europe Group from a call center company with 1,500 employees and sales of approximately EUR 42 million to a service group for multimedia customer contact management with over 7,000 employees and sales of around EUR 300 million in 2009
  • Share listed in the Prime Standard and SDAX
  • 2010 SPS Investments GmbH incorporated
  • 2015 Merger of SPS Investments GmbH with Wedel Hanseatic Capital GmbH to form SPSW Capital GmbH
  • Chairman of the supervisory board of mVISE AG since September 2014
  • Chairman of the supervisory board of DEWB AG since June 2017
  • Since April 2018 member of the Supervisory Board of Lloyd Fonds AG, chairman since August 2018