Experienced line manager with a focus on SMEs becomes Associate Manager of taskforce
Dr. Stephan Funke has over 20 years of management experience in mechanical engineering and in the automotive supply industry, both in major corporations and in mid-sized, owner-managed organizations. The PhD-qualified manager assumes temporary CFO and CEO roles as well as taking on the management of strategic projects. His specific expertise includes the initiation and execution of measures to improve efficiency and profit, with a focus on lowering costs and optimizing working capital, as well as the introduction of efficient financial control systems.
His broad-based experience also includes the management of change processes, the definition and implementation of international growth strategies, process optimization and restructuring projects. Against this background, he is also a sought-after partner for M&A and post-merger projects. Stephan Funke passionately campaigns for long-term employment structures and helps to develop employees and managers. He also focuses specifically on the active supervision of successor processes in SMEs.