Heinz Vollrath is interim and project manager, as well as a consultant in the international automotive environment. For his mandate as interim head service center in a civil engineering company with its own service center for commercial vehicles and construction equipment, DDIM, umbrella organization Deutsches Interim Management, had him for the award for the “DDIM.Projekt//2018-Interim Management Excellence. ” In April of this year, he was named “Interim Manager of the Year 2018” by the AIMP, the Interim Management Provider working group.

The award ceremony was held at the DDIM Congress, by far the largest event in the entire interim management industry in Europe, on 10 November 2018 in Düsseldorf. The choice of winners is interim manager with mandates that can demonstrate a particularly high benefit for the customer. The prize was awarded for the first time this year.

The mandate was supported by the Interim Management Provider AC ALPHAMANAGEMENT GmbH mediated. Bodo Blanke, Managing Director of the Provider, congratulated on the nomination and emphasized once again: “The great strength of Heinz Vollrath lies in the ability to motivate his employees, colleagues and also customers to change and optimize things. He does this in a positive friendly way, so you don’t have a hard time following him. He always finds the right tone. Heinz Vollrath is a guarantor of a successful project for his provider. ”

A testament to the excellent work of Vollrath was also the statement by the managing director of the civil engineering company, Hans-Jörg Fischer: “A real stroke of luck. He has worked with the team and not against the staff. We like to refer to our service center as a “black box.” He literally shed light on the dark. No, it was even a halogen light, and the positive developments took their course. ”

Out of nearly 450 DDIM members called upon to submit their mandates, nine mandates were nominated for the “DDIM.Projekt//2018-Interim Management Excellence.” The jury consisted of Dr. Marei Strack, CEO of DDIM, Harald Meyer, member of the board of directors of the DDIM, Sven Astheimer, business journalist of the FAZ and Stefan Burk, CEO of the IWBF.

About Heinz Vollrath

Heinz Vollrath (54 years) is interim and project manager as well as a consultant in the international automotive environment. He has many years of international management experience in the fields of technology, marketing sales and service and has worked for Daimler and Renault, among others. He takes on mandates, for example, as managing director, sales manager or technical manager. His clients deal with direct sales, key accounts (national and international) and dealer sales, re-marketing of fleet vehicles, used cars and vans, construction, standardization and optimization of organizations (sales, service) Or the cooperation and integration of a works council into company decisions.

He has special market experience in Germany and France, as well as in Austria and Switzerland. The trained car locksmith studied mechanical engineering and industrial engineering. He speaks fluent German, English and French.

Vollrath is a member of the umbrella organization Deutsches Interim Management, the professional and business association of the interim management industry, as well as a member of the DDIM Expert Group Automotive. In April 2018, he was named “Interim Manager of the Year 2018” by the AIMP.

About DDIM

The umbrella organization Deutsches Interim Management (DDIM) is the leading business and professional association for interim management in Germany. It acts as an advocacy group for its members as well as a voice of the industry. DDIM members are experienced temporary executives, DDIM partners are professional service providers in the interim management industry.