Markus Koerfer established U.S. operations for TARGUS Management Consulting, a global firm specializing in operational excellence, purchasing, logistics and supply chain management, in 2016 after having spent 15 years with the parent company in Germany. Through a strategic partnership, TARGUS and ArchPoint have collaborated to deliver exceptional solutions to clients on manufacturing and supply chain issues.
While at TARGUS, Markus has led dozens of major engagements to improve the efficiency and speed of manufacturing operations across a variety of industries. His experience includes leadership of mergers/integrations, plant expansions, turnaround situations as well as targeted cost reduction/productivity improvement interventions.
Prior to TARGUS, Markus was a General Manager with META Regalbau in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic. His early career included roles in Technology, Research & Development and Production Management at ThyssenKrupp. Markus holds a doctorate in Ferrous Metallurgy from RWTH Aachen University in Germany and speaks German and English. Marcus resides in Germany.