Andreas Doerken, Sr. Vice-President has over 25 years of experience working in industrial firms and consulting. He began his career in the petrochemical (British Petroleum, PdVSA) and Metalworking Tools (Kennametal) industries; he has also been involved in the automotive, pharmaceutical and lighting equipment industries, working in Operations Improvement and Management. Andreas manages operations excellence projects in all European countries as well as in US, and Asia.
Areas of Expertise
- Value Engineering
- Product Value Management
- Supply Chain Management
- Footprint Optimization
“Merger Integration in the Chemical Industry: The Key to Producing Shareholder Value,” Argo Consulting, Feb 2017
“Three Key Steps to Reducing Material Cost for Top-line Growth,” Manufacturing Business Technology, Dec 2016
Education and Languages
Andreas has a five-year Business and Economics degree from the University of Fribourg/Switzerland and is a Harvard Business School graduate of the Executive Training Program on Leading Product Innovation (LPI) and Leading Professional Services Firms (LPSF). He speaks German, English, French, and Spanish.