Dr. Kristian Schleede, born in 1958, joined Mutares as member of the executive board. After serving as CFO until 2015 he took over the position as CRO (Chief Restructuring Officer). His focus lies on the optimization and strategic development of portfolio companies.

Prior to his current position, he held several top line management functions in industrial and service companies such as Danzas, Dussmann KGaA, Swisslog Management AG and Kienle+Spiess Group. Before, he had worked several years in consulting at McKinsey & Company. From 2018 – 2020 Dr. Kristian Schleede was a member of the Supervisory Board of the STS Group. Since 2020 Dr. Kristian Schleede is a member of the Supervisory Board of the BEXity Group.

Following his studies of mechanical engineering at the renowned RWTH Aachen University, Dr. Kristian Schleede received his Ph.D. in the field of plastics processing. Additionally, he graduated with a diploma as IFRS/IAS Accountant at the Controller Academy / Ernst & Young in Zurich.

Professional career

2015 – today CRO, Mutares Management SE
2010 – 2015 CFO, Mutares AG
2006 – 2009 Managing Director, Kienle+Spiess GmbH
2003 – 2006 Board Member Swisslog Management AG
2001 – 2003 Managing Director, Dussmann Service Deutschland
1996 – 2001 Managing Director, Danzas Deutschland
1990 – 1996 Senior Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Co. Inc.

Supervisory Board and comparable mandates

2020 – today Member of the Supervisory Board of BEXity GmbH
2018 – 2020 Member of the Supervisory Board of STS Group AG