The portrait photo of Niclas Karoff, Chairman of the Executive Board of Hamborner Reit AG

Niclas Karoff

Chief Executive Officer (CEO / CFO)

  • Date of birth 7 February 1971
  • Residence Berlin
  • Nationality German

Niclas Karoff has been the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of HAMBORNER REIT AG since 1 March 2020. He is responsible for Sustainability & ESG, Strategy, Finance & Accounting, Portfolio & Risk Management, Internal Audit, Legal & Corporate Governance, Investor Relations & Corporate Communication as well as Human Resources.

He was previously a long serving member of the Management Board and Managing Director of TLG IMMOBILIEN and held various management and executive positions at the HSH Nordbank Group and BDO AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft. Niclas Karoff studied at the Berlin School of Economics and the European Business School and holds degrees as a Diplom Kaufmann (FH) and a Real Estate Economist (ebs).

Professional Career

  • since 2020 HAMBORNER REIT AG, Duisburg Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
  • 2010 - 2018 TLG IMMOBILIEN AG, Berlin (TLG IMMOBILIEN/TLG WOHNEN GmbH) Member of the Management Board (Managing Director)
  • 2003 - 2010 HSH Nordbank Gruppe, Hamburg (today: Hamburg Commercial Bank) Various management and executive positions in Real Estate and Corporate Finance departments; culminating in: Member of the Management Board (HSH Real Estate AG)
  • 1999 - 2002 BDO AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Frankfurt/Berlin Financial Advisory Services department; culminating in: Head of Corporate Finance/M&A


  • 2005 European Business School, Oestrich Winkel/Berlin Real Estate Economist (ebs)
  • 1997 Berlin School of Economics Studied business administration; Degree: Diplom Kaufmann (FH)