Dirk started his career after his studies of business management in 1986 working for Daimler Benz AG. In 1994, he became Head of Controlling and M&A at VOBIS AG, a subsidiary of Metro Group. In 1997 he moved on to become European Finance Director and CEO for Germany of Amer Sports Corporation (Amer brands included – at the time – Atomic, Wilson, and Salomon). From 1998 to 2002, he held a board position at telegate AG. Together with telegate’s leadership team he was able to grow the comapny and eventually achieve a successful IPO. From 2003 to 2009, he served as CEO, and from 2009 to 2013 as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of SHS Viveon AG. From 2010 to 2012, he served as a partner at btov Partners.
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