AGri-ENergy-PArtners provides advisory and project development in the agricultural, forestry and renewable energy sector.

We support our clients identifying, assessing and executing profitable and sustainable real-asset investments. We also lead sell-side mandates and capital raising in the sector.

We are active mainly in Germany, Europe and Africa (UTC-1 to +3) and have additionally significant business experiences in other emerging markets especially in Asia.



Since 2009 we work independent, result-oriented and with high quality standards together with a network of specialists and partner companies. This may comprise specialised lawyers and tax advisors.

Our practical experience in agricultural production & processing, energy industry as well as in market analysis and project development allows us to have first-hand understanding of the investments and provides a strong network with companies active in the sector. This allows for excellence in advisory and added value for a successful transaction.

We think globally as we are working locally to find tailored solutions for our clients addressing local specifics and the challenges along the investment procedure. We believe that cooperation is an important key to success. We consider technological innovations, regulatory changes as well as current and long term market developments.


Carl Philipp Riedel (MSc) is the founder and managing director of AGENPA. He has extensive experience in Alternative Investments especially the agricultural and renewable energy sector with regard to business and investment appraisals, market and feasibility studies as well as project development and transaction advisory. Prior to setting up AGENPA, he was Head of Unit at LMC International Ltd. and has played a leading role in a wide range of global consultancy projects. He has also worked for ADM, a multinational agribusiness company, the European Commission and the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisations (FAO). He holds a Masters degree in International Development Management from the London School of Economics (LSE) as well as a masters degree in International Agricultural Economics from the Humboldt-University of Berlin.


Michael Weiss (M.Sc) is a Partner with AGENPA. He has several years of national and international transaction experience for forestry and agricultural investments with high level of client focus. Prior joining AGENPA, he was Senior Consultant at the global real estate service provider Savills. He completed a double degree Master’s programme “International Management of Forest Industries” (M.Sc.) at the Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences and at the Bern University of Applied Sciences for Agricultural, Forestry and Food Sciences “Life Sciences – Applied Agricultural and Forestry” (M.Sc.). Previously, he studied Forest Engineering on Bachelor (B.Eng.) at the Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences.


Meeting the world’s increasing demand for food and energy with sustainable production methods represents one of the greatest challenges of our time.

Due to growing economic challenges, technological and climate change as well as generational transfers, we see growing demand for financing and transaction advisory in the agricultural sector.

The renewable energy sector is characterised by ever increasing demand for capacity growth, professionalisation and market consolidation.

We face these chanllenges by providing excellence in specialised advisory and project development with the aim to realise investment potential while generating positve social and environmental impact.


Kienberger Allee 4
12529 Schönefeld – Germany
Tel: +49 30 28 88 33 08

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