Markus Lorenz is a core group member of Boston Consulting Group’s Industrial Goods and Operations practices, concentrating on performance improvement, sales, and R&D programs. He is the global leader of the firm’s machinery and components sub-sector.Lorenz has used his knowledge of lean engineering and new-processes engineering in numerous restructuring, reengineering, and turnaround projects with clients. He has also helped guide innovation and product development programs as well as sales and service activations.Before joining BCG in 2001, he worked for Daimler in commercial vehicles production and logistics optimization.Lorenz studied industrial engineering at the University of Karlsruhe. He holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University and earned a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University Munich.In 2015, he gave a TED talk on Industry 4.0 and its impact on progress and people. It has over 150,000 views.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Markus Lorenz and other top speakers and celebrities.