Volker brings over 22 years of experience in consulting, focusing on procurement and supply chain management (SCM). He spearheads GEP’s growth initiatives and consulting teams in the DACH (Germany, Austria & Switzerland) region, and also leads large global engagements.
Prior to joining GEP, Volker was a partner with Deloitte Consulting in the procurement and SCM practice. He has also led the procurement and SCM practice for IBM in DACH. During his consulting career, he has managed accounts in the automotive, industrial, telecommunication, chemical/pharmaceutical and consumer goods/retail sectors. His clients include Mercedes Benz/Daimler, Continental, METRO, Deutsche Telecom, DHL, Bilfinger, Viessmann and Deichmann.
Volker received his MBA in Economics at universities in Duisburg and Helsinki.
Volker is married, with a 10-year old son. He enjoys spending his free time with his family, and is interested in sports (rowing, mountain biking and basketball), traveling and reading.