Born in 1959

Diplom-Ökonom (Masters in Business Economics)
Languages: German, English, French
Work experience in Asia, Europe, North America 

Mobil +49 (0) 171 87 61 211

Professional Career      

Since 2011


Managing Partner
Bürkle, Scharunge + Partner 

20 years of international management experience in technical companies in the automotive, mechanical engineering and medical technology sectors:

  • More than 20 years of operational responsibility in medium-sized companies and conglomerates worldwide
  • More than 20 years of practical experience in further developing an organization's performance at all strategically relevant interfaces (i.e. customers and market, holding the positions of CEO, Sales Director and Vice-President Marketing & Sales Europe
  • Two years of business development in America and four years of business development for an Indian group in Europe 
  • Extensive experience in managing international, intercultural and cross-functional teams Initiated and managed company-wide change projects under challenging circumstances
  • Integration of newly acquired companies 
  • Restructuring of organizations in response to fundamental changes in their industry sectors
  • Realignment and adaptation of business models to support worldwide growth

For further work experience and additional qualifications do not hesitate to contact me.






1980 - 1986


Certified as "Interim Executive" upon completion of the program at the European Business School in Oestrich-Winkel/Germany

Certificated as "restructuring manager" upon completion of the program at the Georg-Simon-Ohm Management-Institut in Nuremberg

Studies of Business Economics at the university of Hannover


  • DDIM, Dachgesellschaft Deutsches Interim Management e. V. (umbrella organisation for interim management in Germany)
  • Bundesvereinigung Restrukturierung, Sanierung und Interim Management e.V. (BRSI) (National Organization for Restructuring, Turnaround an Interim Management)
  • Bundesverband mittelständische Wirtschaft Unternehmerverband Deutschlands e.V. (BVMW) (National Association of Medium-Sized Companies in Germany)
  • Beirat der Wirtschaft e.V. (BdW) (Economic Advisory Council)