Johannes Aschoff

Professional Experience and Skills

Business Leadership

career as CFO of corporate subsidiaries as well as a regional division of a US consumer goods group

Business Success

  • profitable growth
  • successful and consequent deployment of company strategies
  • successful strategic repositioning and integration of an acquired mid-sized company (revenue € 120 million)
  • fast and sustainable turn-around of profit centers (revenue € 200 – 1,000 million)
  • establishment of a performance and result oriented company culture

Business Experience

senior positions in controlling, finance and accounting, strategic and operative planning for several years


Consumer Goods, Pharmaceuticals, Shared Business Services


  • set-up and financial leadership of a regional, shared service organization (accounting & financial reporting, employee services, purchasing services, workplace services: company internal revenue € 300 million)
  • due diligence and post merger integration within a major global acquisition project (deal volume € 4,500 million)
  • acquisition and divestiture of product categories (revenue € 20 – 40 million)
  • portfolio management
  • planning and implementation of restructuring programs
  • initiation and implementation of profit improvement projects
  • successful introduction and development of controlling tools and early warning systems to enhance business control
  • competitive analysis und benchmarking


  • leadership experience within an US based, globally operated corporation for about 15 years
  • more than five years foreign assignments in Brussels and Stockholm
  • English fluent
  • good knowledge of international accounting (US GAAP)