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Nord West Management was founded in 2016 by Andreas Hopmann as a focused advisory firm to deliver conceptually high-class, but at the same time pragmatic consulting solutions to customers in railways and transportation as well as in general industry.


Profile Andreas Hopmann

Founder and managing director

Personal focus:

  • Network and business development
  • Strategy and internationalisation
  • M & A
  • Restructuring and turnaround
  • Project development


Professional training:

Studies of economics at Universität Witten-Herdecke and San Diego State University, German degree Diplom-Ökonom


Professional experience:

20 years of demanding management tasks in industry, among those:

  • Strategy and M & A in the Coatings and Resins division of the Hoechst group
  • Different management positions in the group holding and in the plant engineering division (Lurgi Lentjes AG) of the Metallgeschaft group (later renamed to mg technologies AG)
  • Management positions in the Vossloh group: 13 years as managing director of Vossloh Locomotives GmbH and Vice President Locomotives of Vossloh AG