Gaby: COO/Managing Director - Germany

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iCEO™: 16119
Position: COO/Managing Director
Nationality: Germany
Home Country: Singapore


More than 20 year’s corporate experience with a strong financial background; proficient in all aspects of middle and upper management in the area of sales, marketing, product development, technical support, business development, customer service, purchasing, finance, controlling, administration and human resource in multi-cultural environments in Europe and the past 8 years in Asia Pacific.

Major Achievements

Successfully restructured company in Singapore, responsible for AP with a turnover of $45mio, improved turnover significantly in targeted markets, entered major global account, successfully implemented global purchasing reducing material costs by annually 50%, achieved significant improvement of cash flow, reduced overhead expenditure by 30%, established offices in Beijing and Hong Kong, China, reduced turnover of employees, achieved continually min 5% annual cost reduction, successfully implemented SAP, HR, Controlling, and local purchasing.

Industry Sector Competencies

• Electronics
• Software
• Systems Integration
• Telecommunications
• Manufacturing

Professional Objectives

• Function: COO/Managing Director,CFO, CEO
• Interim Manager: Yes
• Permanent Position: Yes
• Operational: Yes
• Availability: Full time
• Prefered Locations: Europe, Asia, Australia

Additional Professional Interests

• Non Executive Director Assignments

Countries Covered

• Germany
• Singapore

Operational Competencies

• Technologies to market (Expert)
• Business development (Expert)
• Acquisition and shadow management (Professional)
• New product or service launch (Professional)
• Geographical expansion (Expert)
• Company rescue or turnaround (Expert)


Home Country:
Full time
MBA, US; Certified Management Accountant & Tax Assistant, Germany
English, German
Management experience:
More than 15 years
Company size:
Start-up, Multinational
Interim Manager: