Dr. Marion Helmes

Business consultant, former Speaker of the Executive Board of Celesio AG, Stuttgart

Personal data

Date of birth: December 20, 1965
Place of birth: Emmerich
Place of residence: Berlin


Degree in Business Administration, Free University Berlin
Awarded Dr. oec., University of St. Gallen, Switzerland


1991 – 1994: Treuhandanstalt, Berlin, Consultant Restructuring / Privatization

1996:               St. Gallen Consulting Group, Warsaw, Project Manager

1997 – 1999: ThyssenKrupp AG, Düsseldorf, Senior Consultant Controlling / M & A

2000 – 2002: The Budd Company Inc., Detroit, Vice President Corporate Development

2003 – 2005: ThyssenKrupp AG, Düsseldorf, Director Mergers & Acquisitions

2005 – 2006: ThyssenKrupp Stainless AG, Duisburg, Chief Financial Officer

2006 – 2010: ThyssenKrupp Elevator AG, Düsseldorf, Chief Financial Officer

2010 – 2011: Q-Cells SE, Bitterfeld-Wolfen, Chief Financial Officer

2012 – 2014: Celesio AG, Stuttgart, Chief Financial Officer, Speaker of the Executive Board

since 2016: Member of the Supervisory Board of Bilfinger SE

Membership of statutory supervisory boards of other German companies

ProSiebenSat1 Medien SE, Munich (Deputy Chairman)

Membership of comparable supervisory bodies of commercial enterprises in Germany and abroad

NXP Semiconductors NV, Eindhoven, Netherlands