Carl-Peter Forster

Background

  • Degrees in Economics and Aeronautical Engineering
  • 1982 – 1986: McKinsey & Company
  • 1986: BMW AG, various positions
  • 1996: Managing Director BMW South Africa (Pty) Ltd.
  • 1999 – 2000: Member of the Board BMW AG
  • 2001: Adam Opel AG, Managing Director and Vice President of General Motors Europe
  • 2004: President and COO of GME. 2006-2009 President and CEO of GME, Group Vice President of GM and Member of GM’s Global Automotive Strategy Board
  • 2010: Tata Motors Ltd, Group CEO until 2011, Member of the Board until 2012
  • Since 2013: Member of the Board of Volvo Cars Corporation. Various other board memberships.

Industries

  • Automotive
  • industrial goods

Expertise

  • Leadership
  • Personal Development
  • Development of organisations and operations
  • Strategy
  • Production
  • R&D
  • Restructuring
  • Stakeholder Management