Partner, Ernst & Young GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
Ralf Bechmann is a Partner of EY’s Supply Chain & Operations Advisory practice in the GSA region. With more than 20 years of consulting expertise in the Automotive & Manufacturing industry, he has a profound knowledge in the field of Operations Management. Prior to joining EY, Ralf Bechmann was the CEO of an Automotive OEM inhouse consulting company.
Executive Vice President Division Automation Products & Solutions, Weidmüller Gruppe
Michael Matthesius joined the Weidmüller Group in 2013 as Executive Vice President Automation Products & Solutions Division. He is responsible for global business development and the product portfolio for the Automation and Digitization Solutions division. The Detmold-based electrical engineering company is the market leader in industrial connectivity.
Senior Director Logistics Ingolstadt, Audi AG
Simon Motter became Senior Director Logistics at AUDI AG Ingolstadt in 2016, and holds full responsibility for the supply-chain of Audi´s largest factory in Ingolstadt, Germany. Prior to that Simon has held different positions of Senior Director and Director level in logistics at Audi. He has 18 years expertise in the automotive industry thereof 12 years in management of the OEM. Simon holds a diploma of Business Administration and Engineering from the Technische Universität Berlin.
Head of Presales SCM, SAP Deutschland SE & Co KG
Mr. Riedel studied Business Informatics in Bamberg and Columbia, USA. His professional stations led him first to Coopers & Lybrand (process consulting), Siemens AG (Corporate Logistics) and Rudolf Wild GmbH (VP Supply Chain), later Capgemini VP/ Account Executive).Within SAP he was Head of Consulting, VP Partner Management and is currently Head of Presales SCM.