Over 15 years strategic and operational experience in international distribution, sales and marketing of consumer goods, key account management (suppliers, distribution partners and retailers), sales and marketing controlling, General Management, operation and new business development.
Successful track record in projects such as joint ventures, Mergers & Acquisitions, contractual negotiations, outsourcing, change management, working capital and supply chain management.
20 years experience in people management sills across markets and cultures in teams and with 6 direct reports, whereof 8 years in complex matrix organisations.
Experience in difficult turnaround and restructuring projects (France, Thailand, Singapore, USA, Switzerland) but also in sustainable business management under normal conditions.
Diplomas in Economics and Controlling by the St. Galler Business School.
Diploma in Foreign Trade by the Swiss Confederation.
Current part-time course of academic studies „MBA in Integrated Management“.