Frédéric Pirker

Frédéric Pirker


Frédéric Pirker is a leading practitioner in the People and Organization Strategy practice of Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business. He is a Partner at Strategy& Germany, based in Munich and has worked with his clients in Europe, North America, Middle East and Asia. With more than 13 years of consulting experience, he built a strong focus in operating model design and support function optimization across multiple industries such as consumer, retail, health and telecommunication.

His functional focus is related to Fit for Growth*, specifically with regards to operating model design and implementation. This includes organization design, functional excellence, shared services / outsourcing and business process optimization. Frédéric is also leading the European activities related to Katzenbach Center, our global Think Tank for Culture and Change.

His key areas of expertise are:

  • Operating model design and transformation
  • G&A cost optimization and business process redesign
  • Shared services / outsourcing
  • Culture & change management

Some of his recent client assignments include:

  • Business transformation of a leading technology company across all support functions within a Fit for Growth program
  • Finance transformation for an international construction material company
  • Cost improvement for a leading coffee and retail company
  • Offshoring assessment for a global pharmaceutical company
  • Capability assessment for a Nordic retail company
  • Shared services separation and management buyout for a leading German specialty retailer
  • European locations selection for a fast-growing biotech company
  • Review of macroeconomic impact of a world-leading pharma company for major European countries
  • Global business services introduction for a European retail company

Prior to joining Strategy& in 2008, Frédéric Pirker worked for KPMG and BearingPoint. He holds a Master of International Economies and Business Sciences from the Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck in Austria and Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Grenoble in France.

* Fit for Growth is a registered service mark of PwC Strategy& LLC in the United States.