He brings 13 years of experience in restructuring, transaction and operational improvement advisory services. His primary areas of concentration are formulation and, more importantly, execution of transformation programs to achieve sustainable bottom-line results. Mr. Siebert has worked with clients across a wide range of industries. His focus industries are retail and industrial goods.
Among his recent cases at A&M, Mr. Siebert conducted a successful operational restructuring of a German sports retailer (EBITDA improvement of 10bps in a very unfavorable industry context), a strategic option assessment of a leading German discount retailer as well as a performance improvement program of a European hypermarket of food, household goods and electrical appliance (EBITDA improvement of 4bps).
Between 2013-2016, Mr. Siebert spent more than three years with KPMG Restructuring, where he served as Partner. Among his cases at KPMG, Mr. Siebert successfully carved out a USD 400m maintenance business with operations in 30 countries and 2.500 employees and sold it to an private equity investor. He also led various restructuring- and transaction projects in Europe and North America.
Between 2011-2012 at A&M, Mr. Siebert served two years as interim Chief Restructuring Officer (CRO) for a subsidiary of European´s largest publishing company. During the 2008 economic crisis, Mr. Siebert assisted the in-court restructuring process of a Tier I automotive parts company with $10 billion in revenue, where he was responsible for global cash management and the development and monitoring of cash flow projections. Mr. Siebert later acted as financial advisor during the restructuring process of its European operation.
Mr. Siebert earned a master´s degree in business administration with concentration in finance and accounting from Technische Universität Berlin (Diplom Kaufmann). He started his career at Droege & Comp, where he spent 4 years as a (Senior) Consultant. He is a Financial Economist (ebs) and Certified Financial Planer (CFP). A German national, Mr. Siebert is also fluent in English.