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Michael Schertler

Partner, Munich

Michael Schertler is a partner in the Munich office of Bain & Company. He is a product leader in the Performance Improvement practice with deep expertise in Supply Chain Management and an active contributor to the Industrial Goods & Services practice.

He has more than 10 years of management consulting experience and delivers strategies that work for leading businesses.

Michael mainly advises clients in the industrial goods and services sector, as well as private equity funds. His focus is on assignments related to performance improvement, strategy and large-scale transformations. He has hands-on experience across a broad set of improvement levers such as manufacturing optimization, general and administrative (G&A) reorganizations, supply chain management and net working capital (NWC) optimization. 

He closely collaborates with management teams on strategic and operational improvement programs from the design phase to actual results delivery.

Prior to joining Bain in 2003, Michael worked as business development manager for a startup company as well as technology consultant.

Michael earned an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management and graduated from Technische Universitaet Muenchen with a Master's in Electrical Engineering.

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