Mr. Weiss is a German Attorney with additional admissions in the state of New York and the Czech Republic. As a founding partner of the leading German law firm Greenfort he advises his clients on M&A transactions and other corporate matters.
Mr. Weiss is also Chairman of the advisory board of the German steel industry supplier CRONIMET Holding. CRONIMET subsidiary company “Zangezur Copper Molybdenum Combine” (ZCMC) is the largest private employer and one of the biggest corporate taxpayers in the Republic of Armenia with over 3500 employees. Mr. Weiss advised CRONIMET on its acquisition of majority shares of ZCMC in 2005.
In addition, Mr. Weiss is a close advisor of the CEO and founder of the CRONIMET Group Mr. Günter Pilarsky, who was appointed Honorary Consul of Armenia to the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg. Mr. Weiss is thoroughly informed about Armenian policies and travels regularly to Armenia.