Thomas has more than 15 years of management consulting experience across a range of industry sectors, such as chemicals, pharmaceuticals and med-tech, consumer goods, engineered products and semiconductors.
He has gathered practical experience on a global level in cross-functional performance improvement and restructuring, including complexity management and optimization of R&D, procurement, manufacturing and supply chain management.
Within the chemicals sector, Thomas has advised a range of companies on topics including industrial efficiency improvement, asset strategies, setup of corporate functions, operating models, business model redesign, acquisition target screening, operational due diligence and post-merger integration.
Prior to consulting, he built a profitable business unit for real-time supply chain optimization software during seven years as director at a mid-size software company.
Thomas received a Dr.-Ing. degree (with honors) in electrical engineering from Aachen Technical University, Germany. He also holds a Master of Operations Research degree.