Matthias Bittner is an experienced strategic consultant and financial advisor. He was instrumental to gestation and implementation of several fundamental strategic moves, IPOs as well as financing and M&A transactions with leading automotive, chemical and industrial companies like e. g. VW, Daimler Trucks, Wacker, Continental as well as the 2009 Opel discussion in Germany. He has been a senior Advisor to Morgan Stanley, a Partner at McKinsey & Comp. and a vice – President at Bain & Comp. He is currently Chairman/member of the board of several Automotive suppliers. Matthias Bittner holds an Economics degree (Diplom – Volkswirt) of the Mainz University and a French Baccalaureat Mathematiques.