Feb 4th, 2021

Stefan Knupfer is the Chairman of Innolith AG. With specialisation in automotive and transportation markets, Stefan brings 30 years of experience helping leading-edge manufacturers to develop successful strategies, achieve operational excellence and become more sustainable.

Stefan joined Innolith from his role as Senior Partner at McKinsey where he is the Global Leader of City Mobility/Transportation Special Initiative. In addition to his automotive sector expertise, he has specialised in the design, delivery and oversight of complex multi-billion dollar change programmes and has held substantial leadership roles at McKinsey, including governance and P&L responsibility.

Stefan has also served as Global Co-Leader and America’s Leader of McKinsey’s Automotive & Assembly Sector as well as North America’s leader  of the firm’s Sustainability Practice and has published multiple papers on the future of electric vehicles and urban transportation.

Stefan holds a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University of Berlin, an International Marketing Diploma from the International School of Marketing, and an MBA from Henley Management College.