Our Team

Our team is what makes us unique: At Lumics, highly qualified professionals work side by side with experienced management experts. This is how we build the bridges that our customers need to improve their processes in the long term.

Michael Bitzer

Managing Director
"Managing Lumics is a great and exciting task, because as consultants we do not work so much "for" our clients, but "with" them in a very special way. This puts me right in the middle of it as a consultant, just as I have been in my previous management roles in airlines. It gives me a lot of joy to share this leadership experience with our very different clients and also with our highly motivated Lumics teams. We have a lot of fun together."
Michael was appointed to the management board of Lumics GmbH & Co KG in Hamburg in March 2015. Prior to that, he was a member of the management board of various joint ventures in Germany, England, the United States and Australia for more than 20 years and acted as Accountable Manager for airlines and maintenance operations.
Michael studied aerospace engineering at the Technical University of Braunschweig and holds a Master of Science degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He has been involved with special aircraft for many years and has built up an international sales organization in this field. He has been responsible for flight services in Australia since 2002.

Svenja Schlick

Project Manager
"The LH Group, McKinsey and Lumics partners offer me extensive training opportunities. Here I can develop personally and professionally."
Svenja has been project manager at Lumics in Hamburg since October 2014. Prior to that, she worked for M2P Consulting, a consultancy specializing in the aviation, logistics and automotive industries. In numerous projects in Europe and the Middle East, she worked on increasing sales and restructuring as well as implementing sustainable process changes in the operational and administrative areas.
Svenja studied at the EBS University for Economics and Law in Oestrich-Winkel and graduated with a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Aviation Management.

Tilo Gandenberger

Senior Consultant
"Lumics offers me all the advantages of management consulting in a start-up environment: a motivated team and fast personal learning by immersing myself in different industries and working methods. This combination is unique."
Tilo has been working as a senior consultant at Lumics since 2016. Previously, he worked for an international management consultancy in the areas of supply chain management, production and logistics. He worked intensively on process improvements throughout the entire project life cycle – from analysis and design to implementation. His industrial focus lies in the automotive, aviation and mechanical engineering sectors as well as in the energy sector.
Tilo studied Industrial Engineering and Management at the Technical University of Darmstadt and graduated with a Master of Science degree in 2013, majoring in Production Management and Corporate Finance. He is also certified as Energy Management Officer and PRINCE2 and trained as an officer in the Bundeswehr reserves.

Julia Frauendorf

Consultant
"The special team spirit in our young and dedicated team makes working at Lumics unique for me."

Julia has been working for Lumics in Frankfurt am Main since 2016. She came from the central Lean Management of Lufthansa Technik AG in Hamburg, where she got to know lean management from the holistic, strategic perspective of a large corporation. Prior to that, she worked for a personnel consultancy in the field of executive search.
Julia first studied media and communication management at the Fresenius University of Applied Sciences. In 2016, she received her Master of Business Administration from the University of Coburg. During her graduate studies, she worked as a student assistant in the economics department and spent one semester at Dublin Business School in Ireland.

Dirk Mulzer

Managing Director
"I have worked in the industry for many years. Today I am Managing Director at Lumics because I like the dynamic environment and the variety of topics. I appreciate the competence and experience of my Lumics colleagues as well as the strong team spirit."
Dirk was appointed to the management board of Lumics GmbH & Co KG in Frankfurt in February 2016. Prior to that, he worked for more than 20 years in the areas of supply chain management, process management and held management positions at Hoechst AG, 3M and Lufthansa/LSG Sky Chefs in Germany and England, among others. Dirk holds a degree in business administration and studied at the University of Mainz. He worked in various large corporations on supply chain management and process management in an international environment and was responsible for various restructuring and process management projects. From 2007 to 2010 he was in England, where he managed the in-flight service of a major British airline.

Sven Borchert

Principal
"Lumics brings together the expertise and experience of two established companies to create something new. This is unique and I am happy to be part of it and to help shape it."
Sven has been working as project manager/principal for Lumics since 2015. Prior to that, he worked for various management consultancies and was responsible as lean manager and change manager at Neoman Bus GmbH for the introduction of lean management at six European locations. He has led several lean projects in the automotive and defense sectors and has more than 20 years of experience in process optimization. Sven studied Industrial Engineering and Management at the Technical University of Darmstadt and at the University of Lüneburg and acquired his PhD in the field of corporate management. Between 2008 and 2015, he worked at BERODE GmbH in the areas of process optimization, production, logistics and administration.

Henrik Niedieck

Project Manager
"I am a master of precision mechanics and have experienced the power and added value of operational excellence as a production manager. At Lumics I can fully contribute my knowledge and build bridges between production and management."
Henrik joined Lumics in March 2015 as a senior consultant in Hamburg. Previously, he supervised the Fan Blade Shop of Lufthansa Technik AG in Hamburg for six years and made it the first "Center of Excellence". Henrik has more than 25 years of professional experience in production, repair and administration. He also has management experience in the aerospace, medical and mechanical engineering industries. His strengths are the development of systems for performance management and coaching of managers and employees.
Henrik holds a master's degree in precision mechanics from the Hamburg Chamber of Crafts. He is a trained Kaizen trainer and process coach. His strengths are the development of performance management systems and the coaching of managers and employees.

Jasper Glenewinkel

Senior Consultant
"Lumics offers me the opportunity to expand my expertise in various industries and functional areas and I can actively participate in the development of the company."
Jasper has been a consultant at Lumics in Hamburg since 2016. He gained consulting experience in projects in the public sector and in the aviation industry as well as in the mechanical engineering and pharmaceutical industries. For his Master's thesis he worked at a consultancy specializing in lean implementation. Jasper has various qualifications in the field of ergonomics and quality management. During his studies, he became acquainted with assembly planning at Audi and was active in the project management of an agricultural machinery manufacturer.
Jasper studied industrial engineering (logistics/energy management) at the Leipzig University of Applied Sciences (HTWK) and obtained his master's degree in 2015. He has various qualifications in the fields of ergonomics and quality management and is an alumnus of the German scholarship. Jasper spent part of his studies in Lithuania's capital Vilnius.