Markus Koerfer established U.S. operations for TARGUS in 2016 after having spent 15 years with the parent company in Germany. TARGUS offers him an excellent opportunity to combine practical experience and proven leading methodologies to help globally active costumers.
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.
ArchPoint and TARGUS have collaborated to deliver exceptional insights to clients on Manufacturing & Supply Chain issues.
Prior to TARGUS, Markus was a General Manager with META Regalbau in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic. His early career also 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. He lives alternately in Chicago and Florida.