Master and doctorate in physics and master of business affairs. Improving knowledge
of foreign languages (English, French, Spanish, Italian and Slovene) by long term stays
in the respective countries.
Management consultant with Arthur Andersen & Co. GmbH, Hamburg and Intra Consulting GmbH, Düsseldorf.Consulting of production companies in machine building industry, metal industry, electro industry, automotive industry, bicycle industry, building and porcelain industry, chemical, food and plastic industry in Germany and in Slovenia and Slovakia.
Consulting experience: Business strategy, reorganization of machine building companies and automobile suppliers, reduction of material costs by value analysis, parts clearing, work flow and organizational restructuring with personnel dimensioning, planning of complete sales order, serial start planning, organization of service and spare part departments, logistics (flow of material, stock, disposition, production planning), sales information systems for acquisition control, enterprise-integrated EDP-organisation, selection of ERP-systems, workshop control, controlling.
Many years of personal and managerial responsibility in an international, medium-size group of firms of the machine building sector as an assistant of the director and leader business planning/organization for the holding, as well as being finance director of two machine building daughters and the sales daughters in Germany and Italy. Single proxy, member of the board of a production company, managing director of a sales company, member of the board of directors of the group.
Line experience: Reorganization of production and distribution companies, restructuring principal company in holding / divisions, reorganization sales (domestic, foreign subsidiaries) product-related, acquisition of competitors and sales companies, group-wide planning and reporting system, build up independent commercial department for one location, development/introduction of bonus system for sales people and management, development EDP-organisation for group/single firms, introduction of management-information systems ABAS, BRAIN, MTU and SAP