Ulf specializes in post-merger integration, cost optimization and organization redesign to improve agility. Relevant examples of his work include the design and implementation of PMI-related organizational consolidation of industrial and FS organizations, development of a long-term value enhancement plan to reposition a global industrial gas group for profitable growth, cost reduction exercises for EMEA sales for various PE-owned groups, consolidation of operational footprint for European-based automobile banking group, transformation of mobile operator to refocus on customer processes and accelerate growth, and realization of buy & build strategies for European-based PE groups.
Before joining Oliver Wyman, Ulf worked for management consultancies in New York and London. He joined Mercer HR Consulting (formerly William M. Mercer) in 1990 in Frankfurt, and became managing director of Delta in Germany in 2005.
Ulf holds a degree in finance from the University of Cape Town and an MBA from Columbia Business School in New York. He is a founding member of the German M&A association.