Bis 2020, Program Manager Global Product Development eTurbo™, BorgWarner Inc.
Arden, United States of America
Professional experience for Ferdinand Winkler
Current 2 years and 11 months, since Jun 2020
Chief Operations Officer (COO)
SAS Stressteel Inc.
2 years and 9 months, Oct 2017 - Jun 2020
Program Manager Global Product Development eTurbo™
Passenger Car & Commercial Vehicle division, eTurbo™ Leading the program for the all new electrically assisted turbocharger product line: full program life cycle from product line planning, frame size definition, individual project planning and prioritization to project execution, including various frame sizes for CV and Passenger Car customers, customer project support, and quote preparation with an annual budget in excess of USD 2M and a total business impact estimated at greater than USD 1BN.
4 years and 9 months, Oct 2015 - Jun 2020
Program Manager Global Product Development
Full program life cycle from product line planning, frame size definition, individual project planning and prioritization to project execution, close, and industrialization. Leading an urgent, tri-continental project successfully to release & coordinating teams in the US, Europe, and China. Responsible for individual R&D project budgets between USD 500k and USD 2M and average annual combined R&D project budgets in excess of USD 2M. The business impact of some larger projects exceeds USD 500M each.
1 year and 4 months, Jul 2014 - Oct 2015
Program Manager Product Development
Passenger Car Product Development Department @ BorgWarner Turbo Systems: Responsible for the Dual Volute turbine technology development (Initiation, Planning, and partial execution of Monitor and Control phases). https://www.borgwarner.com/newsroom/press-releases/2019/04/10/borgwarner-named-a-2019-paceawards- winner-for-innovative-dual-volute-turbocharger
2 years, Aug 2012 - Jul 2014
Project Manager Sales & Program Management
Project Manager Passenger Cars @ BorgWarner Turbo Systems: Leading multiple projects for a German premium customer from the initiation and acquisition phase through post nomination implementation: Small (acquisition phase) and large (acquisition, initiation, and industrialization phase) gasoline engine projects with a multinational team for a Central European production plant. Mid-size gasoline engine with a multi-national team for two non-European production sites (acquisition phase).
1 year and 2 months, Jul 2011 - Aug 2012
Project Management Specialist
Project Management Office (PMO) Vehicle Cooperation projects with the Renault Nissan Alliance with a focus on cooperation and technical project management.
2 years and 2 months, Jul 2010 - Aug 2012
Project Management ConsultantGEMMACON GmbH
Consultant for project management challenges in the automotive industry.
1 year and 1 month, Jul 2010 - Jul 2011
Project Management Specialist
Project Management Office (PMO) for the Powertrain Cooperation (engine development) projects with the Renault Nissan Alliance with a focus on cooperation and technical project management.
1 year and 11 months, Sep 2008 - Jul 2010
Self Employed Freelancer
Business management and technical consulting services, e.g. project management, interim management, business development quality management, requirements management, and coaching.
3 months, Nov 2009 - Jan 2010
9 months, Oct 2008 - Jun 2009
High Tech Industry Consultant
Consultant in the high technology area of large industrial enterprises, in technical as well as business problem definitions and projects.
7 months, Oct 2008 - Apr 2009
KLH (Requirement Specification) Controller
Implementation and supervision of the Component Requirement Specifications (KLH) process and Component Requirement Specification (KLH) controlling for four different series production vehicle platforms as part of a company-wide requirements management process.
6 months, Sep 2006 - Feb 2007
Deutsche Lufthansa AG
Internship at Lufthansa Group's Miles & More frequent flyer program, marketing communication, customer retention campaigns, and market support.
1 year, Jun 2004 - May 2005
Personal Assistant to the CEO
Personal Assistant to the CEO in the Latin America office, focusing mainly on business development, market research, and analysis.
2 months, Apr 2004 - May 2004
ASOTO Technology Group
Consulting for the re-launch of the company and brand, restructuring; positioning as a service provider with a new appearance in the market. Facilitating the business transition from a hardware focus to a unique niche specialty service provider.
Educational background for Ferdinand Winkler
1 year and 11 months, Jul 2003 - May 2005
Universida EAFIT, Medellin, Colombia
International Economics, Marketing