Peter Funke has over two decades of experience in strategic consulting. His particular expertise is in the digitalisation of business models, customer management and the transformation of organisations. He advises multinational companies, especially in the service industries (energy, insurance, pharmaceuticals). He regularly speaks at expert forums and as a guest lecturer at universities on his special topics of customer, sales and service excellence through digitisation. In addition, he is regularly invited to sit on the jury of prestigious industry awards.
Before joining SMP as a partner, Peter Funke acquired seven years of sales and marketing experience working for DAX-listed companies. His operative management knowledge extends to the core markets of Europe, the United States and China. He has received numerous awards for his achievements, including from Henkel KGaA (Fritz Henkel Award for Company Management) and the Wirtschaftswoche business journal.Peter Funke studied business administration in Cologne and Austin/Texas (USA). He is also a graduate of the Executive Programme at Ashridge College in London.
A passionate funk and soul guitarist, he lives in Starnberg near Munich, is married and has one daughter.