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Interim CFO for value enhancement

In the course of his professional career, Maik Rothe has built up commercial expertise in industry and services. He focuses on the financial control functions, which are key to a company’s business success. He has been working as an interim manager and consultant on this basis for more than ten years. In this role, Mr Rothe further develops companies’ strategic orientation, bringing them back to profitability on a sustainable basis, strengthening their liquidity and establishing modern commercial structures. In brief, he makes a significant contribution to increasing company value.


  • Developing modern and lean commercial structures with a focus on finance and controls

  • Developing and enhancing financial controlling instruments, planning processes and internal and external reporting

  • Sustainably increasing operational performance, as well as turning around and restructuring companies at home and abroad

  • Creating liquidity, especially in crisis situations, by leveraging internal and external potential

  • Preparing company sales, implementing M&A processes and post-merger integration

  • Further development of IT structures for industry 4.0

  • Work experience abroad: USA, China, Russia, France, Spain, Poland, Bulgaria and Romania

  • Expertise: HGB [Austrian Commercial Code], IFRS, US GAAP, HOAI and public procurement law

  • IT knowledge: MS Office, SAP, Oracle Hyperion, MS Dynamics NAV and DATEV


Automotive, consumer electronics, fashion, fast moving consumer goods, building planning, mechanical engineering and packaging

Functional areas:
Finance, financial controlling, purchasing, HR, legal, and IT

CFO, commercial management, commercial head, head of financial controlling

Increase in earnings, procurement of liquidity, general management, internationalisation, mergers & acquisitions, post-merger integration, restructuring, reorganisation

Types of companies:
Private equity portfolio companies, owner-managed medium-sized companies, corporate group

Language skills:
German: native speaker, English: proficient, French: proficient, Russian: fluent and Bulgarian: fluent


Maik Rothe
Mühlenbergweg 9, 40629 Düsseldorf

+49 (0) 173 / 521 6772

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