Partners

Consulting is a people business.

PK538-311-Marc Artmeyer-web

Dipl.-Ing., Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Marc Artmeyer

… has vast management experience in manufacturing; as a consultant, he develops new strategies and optimizes business processes in plant manufacturing for numerous machinery and plant manufacturers. His most recent focus was on competitive analysis, production systems and optimization of maintenance processes as well as the potentials of Industry 4.0.

Core consulting activities:

Strategy, product development, technology evaluation, Operational Excellence, Benchmarking

Industries:

Manufacturing and engineering

Experience:

12 Years in consulting, 9 years in industry (Production Management, SCM, Network Planning Manufacturing and Engineering)

Dipl.-Ing., Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. RWTH Aachen, Univ. of Wisconsin

Contact:

+49 172 581 4772
marc.artmeyer@maex-partners.com

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Dr.-Ing. Clemens Eckert

… is an accomplished and experienced manager and consultant in the optimization both of production as well as of IT processes. He has vast experience in the field of the Digital Factory, both on the tool as well as the user side.

Core consulting activities:

Production planning, structuring and optimization, Lean Production, Site consolidation, relocation and ramp-up, Order processing and project management

Industries:

Manufacturing and Engineering, Energy supply

Experience:

8 years in consulting, 3 years in industry (Manager TU Cooperation projects Automotive Industry and Manufacturing))

Dipl.-Ing. Industrial Engineering, Dr.-Ing. Mechanical Engineering TU Clausthal

Contact:

+49 173 543 40 82
clemens.eckert@maex-partners.com

PK538-008-Christian Gutsche-web

Dr.-Ing. Christian Gutsche

… is specialized in operational activities and carried out numerous international transformation projects in the chemical and Life Sciences industry. He has a high-level of competence in Supply Chain and Change Management as well as in performance improvement programs.

Core consulting activities:

Holistic Turnaround, Performance improvement, Production, network optimization and Supply Chain, Change Management

Industries:

Chemical, Life Sciences

Experience:

15 years in consulting, 14 years in industry (Production Manager Technical Development, Manager Assembly Processes Fraunhofer Institute)

Dr.-Ing. Production Strategies and Engineering TU Berlin

Contact:

+49 173 522 68 20
christian.gutsche@maex-partners.com

PK538-032-Thorsten Helmich-web

Dipl.-Ing. Thorsten Helmich, MBA

… is a consultant with management experience. After working for several years in the power plant industry for numerous heavy machinery and plant manufacturers, he went on as a consultant to develop new strategies, optimize business processes in EPC business, design and implement global engineering organizations. Most recently, he has focused on and plant modularization site management.

Core consulting activities:

Strategy and business development, organizational development, value engineering, innovation and technology management

Industries:

Chemical plant engineering, power plant construction, metallurgy, shipbuilding, energy supply, infrastructure Projects

Experience:

16 years in consulting, 5 years in industry (Development, Project and Product Management Plant Manufacturing and Automation Technology),

Dipl.-Ing. RWTH Aachen, MBA Bradford

Contact:

+49 173 279 4 050
thorsten.helmich@maex-partners.com

PK538-101-Michael Kirchbichler-web

Dipl.-Ing., Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Michael Kirchbichler

… brings extensive and many years of international experience stemming from successful, complex cost reduction and growth programs at major global corporations to his consulting work

Core consulting activities:

Strategy and business development, organizational development, restructuring, corporate-wide cost reduction

Industries:

Consumer goods, foods, pharmaceuticals and chemical industry and trade

Experience:

15 years in consulting, 5 years in industry (Production, Supply Chain Management and Procurement),

Dipl.-Ing. and Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. TU Munich

Contact:

+49 173 540 63 64
michael.kirchbichler@maex-partners.com

Lars Wittenbecher

…is expert for the chemical and life sciences industries. As a proven strategist and manager with hands-on mentality, he has supported multiple international companies in complex strategy development, competence building and value increase programs.

Core consulting activities:

Capability based growth strategies,
M&A support,
product, technology and customer portfolio management,
competitive intelligence and target cost calculation of products and processes

Industries:

Chemicals-, agro-, pharmaceuticals and foods industries

Experience:

6 years in consulting and 9 years in industry (chemical product- & process development, business development, strategy and strategic controlling at BASF and Evonik)

Dipl.-Chem., Dr. rer. nat. WWU Münster

Contact:

+49 160 956 20240

lars.wittenbecher@maex-partners.com