Auto industry expert Fabian Piontek joins AlixPartners as Managing Director

10 January 2022

NEW YORK (January 10, 2022) – AlixPartners, the global consulting firm, continues to solidify its leading market position in German automotive consulting with the addition of Fabian Piontek to the firm’s Germany Automotive practice as a Managing Director.

Fabian Piontek brings extensive experience in the automotive industry, having worked for 18 years at Porsche Consulting GmbH in Stuttgart. His consulting focus is on supply chain management, quality management and compliance issues, especially for OEMs. He is a specialist in the transformation of companies, in particular the digitalization of functional areas in order to modernize them and achieve efficiency gains. In addition, he helps companies ensure product and process maturity for product launches. Fabian led restructuring programs at a commercial vehicle manufacturer as well as the right-sizing of a sports luxury OEM, among others. He holds a degree in industrial engineering from the University of Karlsruhe.

Steve Deedy, Managing Director and Head of Partnership Matters at AlixPartners, said "Fabian is a well-regarded expert in the German auto industry, and I am very pleased to welcome him to AlixPartners. His experience will be a significant benefit to our clients and our Automotive team.”

Elmar Kades, Managing Director and Head of the EMEA Automotive Practice at AlixPartners, said, “Fabian’s depth of knowledge of ramp-up management, automotive plant operations, combined with his experience in digitally transforming OEMs, will benefit automotive companies needing extensive expertise at their side as they respond to the challenges of accelerating disruption facing their industry.”

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