The focus of Dr. John’s activities lies in the interim assumption of line responsibility as Chief Financial Officer / Commercial Director / Head of Finance & Controlling within the framework of classic vacancy bridging as well as the support of a successful turnaround in crisis situations. Dr. John is a certified turnaround and restructuring consultant and operational process manager (TÜV) and, in addition to classic interim management / coaching expertise, has extensive experience in performance enhancement and crisis management for medium-sized companies in various industries.
Dr. John has more than 20 years of experience in international group companies in the FMCG sector, most recently as CFO and commercial managing director, responsible for the areas of finance, controlling, HR, IT, tax, treasury and the implementation of various finance-related optimisation projects. Since 2015, Dr. John has been working as an interim manager on a freelance basis and has successfully completed a wide range of project assignments in medium-sized companies of various sizes and industries.
After completing his commercial training as a forwarding agent, Dr John studied business administration at the University of Hamburg and earned his doctorate at the University of Bremen. He was a lecturer at a private university in the field of controlling and turnaround management and works as a lecturer in general business administration.
Dr John has been an Associate Partner at F&P Executive Solutions AG since February 2021.