Claus D. Vogel, born in 1965, has been a Senior Advisor at MSM Capital since 2011.
He hold a business administration degree from the University of Saarland in Saarbrücken with specialisation in foreign trade and international management.
From 1994 to 1998, he was a consultant at Bühring-Uhle Consulting in Dusseldorf, where he worked for international medium-sized enterprises in the field of industrial and consumer goods.
In 1999, he took over the management of a family-owned car dealership before 2000, when he specialized as an independent business consultant in the field of process and cost optimization in marketing and sales. Clients have included international automobile manufacturers and suppliers, companies in the pharmaceutical industry, insurance companies and well-known consumer goods manufacturers.
In 2006, Claus D. Vogel joined Mandarin Strategy Management Consulting, a consulting firm with a geographical focus on the People's Republic of China. The client portfolio of his activities included German DAX companies as well as large and medium-sized enterprises.
Claus D. Vogel today supports European companies in their growth ambitions in China, particularly in the areas of business planning, market entry strategies, localization, government relations and due diligence issues. His industry focus is in the area of automobile and aerospace industries and their suppliers, engineering, service companies, textile and the chemical industry.
Since 2011, he has been involved as a Senior Consultant in projects at MSM Capital.