Manuel Backhaus Managing Director AlixPartners, LLP +49 211 97 55 10 47
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Manuel Backhaus

Managing Director, Düsseldorf
  • O+49 211 97 55 10 47
  • M+49 172 8 22 68 92
Manuel has extensive experience in operations and especially in procurement. Clients benefit from his deep knowledge of the functional areas of procurement, supply chain management and manufacturing. In particular, he is an expert in material cost reduction, efficiency improvement, and state-of-the-art strategies, structures, and tools in procurement. He is also adept at serving clients in the areas of postmerger Integration, business process outsourcing/shared services, SG&A optimization, organizational design, and process reengineering. Manuel was previously with A.T. Kearney, where he led the Central European supply management competence team before joining AlixPartners. His numerous engagements typically involve large global clients as well as Private Equity portfolio companies.