As a specialist in corporate finance and turnaround management, Martin C. Wittig has been Member of the Board of Directors since 2014, Member of the Audit Committee since 2016 as well as Chairman of the Audit Committee since 2020.
Dr. Martin C. Wittig – Member
Board of Directors
Studies in mining engineering and business administration at RWTH Aachen followed by a Ph.D. in engineering at the Technical University of Berlin.
After his studies he worked as a lecturer at the Technical University of Berlin and in project finance for the mining industry. In 1995 he joined Roland Berger Strategy Consultants and was elected Partner in 1999. In 2001 he became Managing Partner and Head of Roland Berger’s office in Zurich and was elected to the global Executive Committee in 2003, where he held the position as CFO. From 2010 to 2013 he was Global Managing Partner and CEO of Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. Currently he advises CEOs of leading international companies.
Other significant activities: Adjunct lecturer at the University of St. Gallen, elected to the HSG Advisory Board in 2011; Honorary Consul of Germany in Switzerland; Member of the Supervisory Board and Chairman of the Audit Committee of UBS SE, Frankfurt; Chairman of the Advisory Board of Signa Sports United, Berlin.
Positions held within the Kuehne+Nagel Group
- 2014 – today: Member of the Board of Directors
- 2016 – today: Member of the Audit Committee
- 2020 - today: Chairman of the Audit Committee