Dr. Stefan Karenfort


Employee, Finance Director, Geschäftsführer, Yusen Logistics Deutschland GmbH

Düsseldorf, Germany


Management Accounting
Financial Analysis
Mergers & Acquisitions
Transfer Pricing
Project Management
Financial Accounting
Annual financial statements
Freight Forwarding
Due Diligence
Operational controlling


Professional experience for Stefan Karenfort

  • Current 1 year and 9 months, since Feb 2020

    Finance Director, Geschäftsführer

    Yusen Logistics Deutschland GmbH

  • 2 years and 1 month, Jan 2018 - Jan 2020

    GM Finance & Controlling, Prokurist

    Yusen Logistics Deutschland GmbH

  • 2 years, Jul 2015 - Jun 2017

    Vice President Controlling Americas

    Schenker Inc., USA

    - Spearheaded the management accounting for the activities in the Region Americas encompassing 10 country organizations with revenue of >2 bn EUR / >10,000 employees - Responsible for the financial reporting, planning and analysis as well as review and assessment of capital expenditures - Business partner to Product Management supporting with various change initiatives

  • 3 years and 11 months, Aug 2011 - Jun 2015

    Director Projects

    Schenker AG

    - Coordinated the M&A activities within the Schenker Group reporting to the Group CFO; handled M&A projects throughout all stages from initiation, due diligence, business plan modelling and valuation, purchase price and SPA negotiation as well as post-merger integration - Coordinated and structured transfer pricing matters within the Schenker group including budgeting of global transfer pricing allocations - Successfully managed a global financial reporting project

  • 7 months, Jan 2011 - Jul 2011

    Director Finance

    Schenker (Asia/Pacific) Pte. Ltd., Singapore

    - Directed the accounting, travel and procurement teams for the Regional Headoffice entity - Led regional credit control and treasury matters and supervised the regional SAP R/3 function; main contact person for banking partners - Assumed responsibility for various finance-related projects

  • 2 years, Jan 2009 - Dec 2010

    Head of Controlling

    Schenker Intl. (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong

    - Led and structured the financial analysis and management reporting for the operation in Hong Kong and Mainland China (1.5 bn EUR revenue; 3,500 employees) - Directed the integrated forecasting and budgeting process including a review of related key performance indicators, B/S and value ratios

  • 2 years and 3 months, Oct 2006 - Dec 2008

    Manager Finance

    Schenker (Asia/Pacific) Pte. Ltd., Singapore

  • 3 years, Oct 2003 - Sep 2006

    Financial Analyst

    Schenker AG

  • 1 year, Oct 2002 - Sep 2003


    Schenker Deutschland AG

Educational background for Stefan Karenfort

  • 10 months, Feb 2016 - Nov 2016

    Strategic Executive Program

    Hochschule St. Gallen

  • 4 years and 6 months, Oct 2006 - Mar 2011

    Mergers & Acquisitions

    University of South Australia

  • 3 years and 6 months, Mar 1999 - Aug 2002


    Hochschule Bochum - University of Applied Sciences


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • French



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