Quality is not accidental, it is the result of effective business processes by KORN CONSULT GROUP®

Holger KORN

Managing Partner

Short Profile

Holger KORN in addition to his position as Managing Director of the KORN CONSULT GROUP is also Partner for our Competence Center Supplier Management EU/ZA and has over 20 years of leadership and consulting experience in project management, industrialization, quality management, Business Excellence, Lean, Six Sigma, supplier development, as well as in corporate consulting and strategy development in a wide variety of industries. He brings the following company experience: Veritas, Bauerhin, ZF/TRW As part of his extensive project experience, he has, among other things, accompanied the following customers: Daimler, BMW, Dunlop, Schaeffler, Goodyear, Sumitomo, Toyota, Magna, nkt cables, Lukoil, Petronas, BASF, among other customers He speaks German and English.


Holger KORN has extensive experience in leadership as a General Manager and Quality and Lean Manager and actively contributes his knowledge in growth strategies and organizational projects. He has in-depth knowledge of a wide variety of Change Management projects. He acts as a Coach, Mentor, and Advisor worldwide, accompanies corporate developments and regularly drives change processes. Optimizations in supply chain management, increased productivity, supplier development, business excellence, and due diligence complete the profile. He has always structured corporate processes and optimized manufacturing processes with a focus on cost and efficiency and has fundamental experience with the relevant components. Profound skills in project management, team leadership, and moderation methods are available. A strong ability to strategic leadership approach, as well as coaching skills complete his profile.

Core Competencies & Project Experience

  • Corporate strategy and development
  • Organizational development
  • Change management
  • Business excellence and implementation of business processes
  • EFQM Assessor
  • Lean management
  • Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Project management
  • People development and involvement
  • Process and cost optimization projects in the automotive industry
  • Business Coach
  • Intercultural competences
  • Project manager for various supplier development and escalation projects
  • Interim Management
  • Task Force Management