Contact Fabrizio Arena
Bio: Fabrizio Arena is located in the Rome office of Arthur D. Little. He has been working in management consulting with a major focus on the automotive industry for over 15 years. Fabrizio Arena specializes in strategy & organization, financial due diligence and corporate finance topics. He has helped major automotive OEMs in the development of sales strategies and processes. Fabrizio Arena holds a degree in Economics (Business Administration) from "La Sapienza" University of Rome.
Contact Kurt Baes
Bio: Kurt Baes is a Partner in Arthur D. Little's Brussels office and responsible for the Operations Management Practice in Benelux. He has over 17 years of consulting experience in Europe and Asia/China, mainly in the energy & utilities, manufacturing and chemicals industries. His area of expertise covers market strategy, organization diagnostic and redesign, change management, post-merger integration, risk and portfolio management, strategic sourcing and overall performance improvement. Kurt Baes holds an MSc degree from K.U. Leuven and an MBA from Cornel University (New York), and speaks Dutch, French, English and German.
Contact Niklas Brundin
Bio: Niklas Brundin is Head of the Automotive and Manufacturing Group in the Nordic countries. He has worked for Arthur D. Little since the beginning of 1999, helping clients succeed in a broad range of issues, ranging from operations management to strategy and M&A. Niklas holds a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.
Contact Yusuke Harada
Bio: Yusuke Harada is based in Arthur D. Little's Tokyo office. His professional focus is on strategic planning and organization. He has major industry experience in the manufacturing and high-technology industries, as well as in the automotive industry. Yusuke holds a B.E. in Metallurgy and Material Science from the Tokyo Institute of Technology, an M.S. in Technology and Policy from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.) and an M.S. in International Business Management from M.I.T.’s Sloan School of Management.
Contact Oliver Horlebein
Bio: Oliver Horlebein is Partner in our global AMG practice and belongs to our office in Munich (Germany). He leads the Engineering & Manufacturing Competence Center for Arthur D. Little Central Europe. He has a profound knowledge track record from 10 years of industry and more than 17 years of consulting experience in the manufacturing & engineering, electronics and high tech sector industries. The functional focus of Oliver’s activities lies on growth strategies, corporate value increase programs, turnarounds and corporate transformations. Oliver holds a Diploma degree in electrical engineering from the Technical University Munich.
Contact Delphine Knab
Bio: Delphine Knab is a Partner in the Paris office of Arthur D. Little and responsible for the Automotive and Manufacturing Group. She has developed her expertise in various industrial segments, ranging from heavy equipment to industrial services and food-processing industry. Her functional expert knowledge lays in corporate strategy development (e.g. strategic portfolio assessment, balanced score card, growth acceleration, turnaround management), organization and operational improvement.
Delphine graduated from ESSEC business school.