Jörg Hinderer


People profiles

Jörg Hinderer

Professional Background

  • Post-merger integration (PMI), M&A projects
  • Project management for PMI and IT projects
  • Leading end-to-end M&A projects (scouting, valuation, negotiations, due diligence, post-merger integration)
  • Sectors: Fast-Moving Consumer Goods, Fragrances & Flavors, Specialty Chemicals, Food Ingredients
  • Heading coordination and monitoring of post-merger integration activities across divisions and different internal stakeholders
  • Development of governance frameworks and process guidelines for post-merger integration projects ensuring a clear focus on value creation.
  • Strategy: Leading strategy development projects and related planning & modelling

M&A Skills & Expertise

  • 8 years at Procter & Gamble in Germany and Switzerland, working in Finance and Controlling roles.
  • 20 years at Firmenich, a Fragrance & Flavour manufacturer with >10,000 staff, in Switzerland, China and Singapore in various international management roles.
  • Broad experience in strategy, M&A, post-merger integration, performance management, finance, operations, project management.
  • MBA (Diplomkaufmann and Diplôme Grande Ecole de Gestion) ESCP Europe (Paris, Oxford, Berlin).
  • Fluent in German, English, French.

Project Highlights

  • Led 20 due diligence processes and valuations in the US, China, India, France, Germany, UK, Italy, Australia, Guatemala.
  • Procter & Gamble, Firmenich: Extensive exposure to financial management topics of industrial companies in cash flow optimisation, delivery of cost savings initiatives, accounting, transfer pricing, product costing
  • Project owner of a global SAP transformation project
  • Firmenich PMI playbook development
  • Danisco Flavors carve-out to Firmenich
  • P&G divestiture and carve-out of adult diaper business
  • Project leader and/or corporate coordinator / coach in many post-merger integrations
  • Board member of Nelixia SA, a Central American start-up in the essential oil business
  • Strategic and operational management experience
  • Developed strategic 5-year plan for Firmenich Flavors

We use cookies to give you the best experience with our website. By continuing to browse this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. For more on how we use information collected, please see our Privacy Policy.