Axel Timme


Angestellt, Senior Consultant, Porsche Consulting, Inc.

Atlanta, United States of America


Supply Chain Risk Management
Supply Chain Management
Energieeffiziente Logistik
Leanmanagement in KMU
Logistics/ IT in Automotive Industry
Business Intelligence


Professional experience for Axel Timme

  • Current 4 years and 9 months, since Jan 2017

    Senior Consultant

    Porsche Consulting, Inc.

    - Executed over 12 diverse projects in the Automotive and Industrial Goods industry in North America and Europe - Established and executed PMO for largest Sales Transformation project for automotive client in North America - Supported client teams at all levels to successfully achieve project objectives by developing strategic visions, pragmatic concepts and realizing implementation at all levels

  • 2 years, Jan 2015 - Dec 2016

    Project Buyer

    Volkswagen Group of America, Chattanooga Operations LLC

    - Negotiated and implemented technical changes for investments and piece price changes (business impact up to $15M per change) in coordination with various departments in the US and Europe - Coordinated teams for the implementation of over 1,500 technical changes - Achieved the agreed parts availability for pre-series builds for over 20 different modules through cross-functional resolution of technical implications - Evaluated various business case scenarios to reduce vehicle costs

  • 10 months, Apr 2014 - Jan 2015

    International Intern IT / Logistik

    Volkswagen Group of America, Chattanooga Operations, LLC.

    - Supported execution of over 27 IT projects to launch new system modules and processes to ensure a successful launch of a new vehicle - Developed an IT invest and overhead cost tracking and planning tool for multiple planning rounds - Supported order clarification workshops with Production Control, Logistics, and Planning for the implementation of the system modules including logistics and production process walkthroughs - Tracked, analyzed and investigated the system KPI for SAP, FIS and IT Shop Floor

  • 1 year, Apr 2012 - Mar 2013

    International Intern IT / Logistik

    Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Chattanooga Operations, LLC

    - Collected requirements for the development of an improved inventory process, coordinated external resources to develop scanning hardware/software and executed required trainings for 150 logistics team members - Prepared and coordinated two physical inventories in collaboration with Logistics, Finance, and Controlling - Tracked, analyzed, and reported system KPI’s in coordination with IT, Logistics, and Production to improve the Logistic and Production systems availability and data consistency

  • 2 years and 6 months, Apr 2010 - Sep 2012

    Leitung Finanzen

    VDI AK Logistik Magdeburg

    Leitung Ressort Finanzen (1,5 Jahre), Organisation des Arbeitskreises, Planung von Veranstaltungen und Ausflügen, Workshops

  • 8 months, Aug 2011 - Mar 2012

    Praktikant Konzern IT/ Logistik

    Volkswagen AG

    - Supported execution of a research project “InKoRISK” (Integrated Collaborative Supply Chain Risk Management) together with external partners (DB Schenker, Continental AG, Fraunhofer IML) - Organized and conducted workshops on the customer order process (KAP) to train new team members and to recruit new team members on campus - Developed an approach for an integrated risk management system to identify, analyze, evaluate, and execute supply chain risks in a collaborative ways

  • 2 months, Aug 2010 - Sep 2010

    Praktikant in Produktion und Logistik

    AKT altmärker Kunststofftechnik GmbH

    Optimierung der Losgröße von Zukaufteilen in Abstimmung auf die Produktion, Optimie-rung der internen Materialflüsse sowie zur Bestandreduzieren unter Verwendung von standardisierten Kleinladungsträgern und Verpackungsvorschriften, Exkurs zum Thema Fertigungsplanung im Bereich „Folienhinterspritzen“, Aufnahme von Qualitätskennzahlen für verschiedene Kunden

  • 2 months, Aug 2009 - Sep 2009


    Hanseatische Kistenfabrik K. Pannecke GmbH

    Betriebliche Organisation und Projektplanung, Einsatz bei Kunden vor Ort

Educational background for Axel Timme

  • 3 years and 8 months, Apr 2013 - Nov 2016

    Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen Logistik

    Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg

    Supply Chain Management, Logistikplanung

  • 3 years and 7 months, Oct 2008 - Apr 2012

    Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen Logistik

    Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg

    Supply Chain Management, Prozessoptimierung / -analyse, Energieeffizienz und Wertschöpfung, Logistik und Materialflusstechnik, Simulation


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • French



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