Advisory Board Member
|Organisation/Company||DTM (ITR GmbH)|
|Industry Experience (yrs)||15|
Achim Kostron, skilled bank clerk and Master of Business Administration, began his career as consultant in the Daimler Group 12 years ago. There he acquired a development and production expertise by multifaceted product and cost projects in the Mercedes-Benz development area, inter alia with accompanying MBA Automotive Lean Manufacturing. In 2011 he switched to Horváth & Partners Management Consultants. There he lately was responsible in the Automotive Centre for the topic area strategy and innovation management, pressed ahead with the internationalisation of the company by dint of abroad projects and developed the company’s global consulting network in this area. By the multitude of tasks and projects for manufacturers, suppliers and service providers, Kostron developed – via projects in the motor sport area – his motor racing enthusiasm. So, he cooperated since early 2017 with Gerhard Berger for ITR e.V. and in August he assumed the position as ITR GmbH Managing Director.