Marc Winterhoff is a Partner and head of the Automotive Practice of Roland Berger in North America and member of the Management Team of Roland Berger's North America operations.
Winterhoff studied electronic engineering and business in Darmstadt, and started his career in the software industry in the United States. He then worked for Arthur D. Little for over 11 years, focusing on the automotive industry. In 2007 he became head of the company's European automotive business and in 2010 was appointed Global Head of Automotive. He has worked extensively for most of the leading European premium and volume car manufacturers on key strategic topics. His functional focus is on sales and marketing, business model innovation and future of mobility. Marc was also recently elected as a member Global Agenda Council on Personal Transportation Systems at the World Economic Forum.
He joined Roland Berger in October 2011 and assumes his responsibility for the North American automotive market beginning January 2012.
"For sure for the automotive industry there are turbulent times ahead. We are the consultant of choice for many of the most successful players in Europe and Asia, supporting them on both, growth and restructuring issues. With this experience and our thought leadership we can add tremendous value to our North American clients," said Winterhoff.