Volkmar Varnhagen is a Vice President at Capgemini Consulting and is associated with the manufacturing sector. He has been with Capgemini Consulting since 2000 and has worked in the manufacturing, retail and distribution segment. He has strong business expertise in the areas of strategy and organization, large business and technology transformation programs, Supply Chain Strategy and Transformation, Operational Excellence, Business Process Reengineering and Business Analytics.

Volkmar has 16 years of consulting experience which includes projects such as global process and technology harmonization program for a manufacturing company, optimization of the supply chain management for a Swiss turbine manufacturer for inventory and cycle time reduction and process re-engineering and system harmonization for an international manufacturing group as well as the development of an IT strategy for a German automotive supplier.

Volkmar has studied Mechanical Engineering and completed his PhD in Production Engineering from the Aachen University of Technology, where he still is Assistant Professor. He has also studied Economics at the University of Hagen.