Markus Lorenz is a Partner in BCG’s Munich office and leads BCG’s machinery and components sector worldwide. He joined BCG in 2002 and before that be has built digital printing machinery for industrial uses.
Markus works with leading machinery and automation players to explore opportunities of the Internet of Things. From this work he recently co-authored the publication Industry 4.0: The Future of Productivity and Growth in Manufacturing Industries.
Lorenz studied industrial engineering at the University of Karlsruhe, holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University, and earned a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University Munich. Markus spends his free time in the mountains with family and friends.
He also has a passion for endurance sports; he is in training for triathlons and is hence enjoying the absence of a smartphone underwater.
A talk radio and cable TV broadcast journalist since 1995, media producer / host Bonnie D. Graham created and launched SAP Coffee Break with Game-Changers Radio in Fall 2011. Since then, she has developed 20 additional themed Game-Changers radio series for SAP. On each episode, Bonnie moderates a panel of thought leaders, practitioners, journalists and / or educators from across the business spectrum and the globe, to share timely technology and strategy insights for businesses of all sizes, industries, geographies, and maturities. Bonnie is on the SAP Editorial Experience / News Services team. Follow her programs on Twitter #SAPRadio.
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