Since 2006Self Employed Interim Manager and Executive Consultant

6 Interim Management assignments, more than 15 Consulting Projects and 5 Positions as Member of Supervisory Boards/Councils

1999-2005Managing Director and Interim Manager of Participations owned by CVC Capital Partners

Managing Director ENKA GmbH & Co KG, GER and ENKA bv, NLD
Producer of Viscose filaments for textiles

Interim Manager and later member of the Supervisory Board of Cordenka GmbH, GER and Cordenka bv, NLD
Leading manufacturer of high tenacity Rayon for the reinforcement of high performance tires

1993-1998Top Executive Manager at AKZO NOBEL

Production Manager at ENKA GmbH & Co KG for Viscose filament yarns in 6 factories in GER/NLD/POL with app. 3.000 employees

Location Director of a chemical fiber production site in GER with app. 2.000 employees and integrated infrastructure (power and sewage plant, administration)

Professional Development

PhD in chemistry

International Executive Programme, Insead, Fontainebleau, FRA

Languages and Experiences Abroad

Languages: German, English, Dutch, French

Management experience in NLD, FRA, BEL, POL and China

Post Doc grant at Dalhousie University, Halifax, CAN