Mr. Kieviet specializes in performance improvement for private equity clients. His primary areas of concentration include supply chain, manufacturing, procurement, operations improvement and transformation.
Mr. Kieviet has worked in professional service and senior management roles in the automotive, logistics and shipping industries for over 20 years.
Mr. Kieviet’s notable assignments includes a global procurement transformation project at an automotive OEM, a holistic cost reduction project for a consumer goods manufacturer focused on procurement, as well as a lean management introduction at an automotive OEM.
Most recently, Mr. Kieviet was responsible for an operations improvement and turnaround project at a postal operator in which he led network planning and design projects that started a parcel business in Italy. Mr. Kieviet has worked with clients across various industries, including automotive, industrial equipment, logistics, consumer goods, food processing, retail, oil and gas, renewables and chemicals.
Prior to joining A&M, Mr. Kieviet spent three years with FTI Consulting in Frankfurt as Senior Director, where he most recently served as Senior Director within the EMEA Business Transformation practice. He successfully supported private equity clients across the investment cycle to identify and realize operational performance improvement potentials.
Mr. Kieviet started his career at automotive supplier Wilhelm Karmann in the field of logistics and production. He worked for more than six years with Accenture and A.T. Kearney within their European Operations practices and held senior management roles at CEVA Logistics and Scandferries where he was responsible for corporate services, procurement and supply chain management.
Mr. Kieviet earned a master’s degree and a PhD, both in industrial engineering, from the University of Louisville. He also serves as s Professor in Supply Chain Management, and is member of the BME, BVL, VDI and APICS.