Dr. Andreas Maurer is a member of the Operations and the Industrial Goods practice areas at The Boston Consulting Group. He has served as the Global Sector Leader for Engineered Products and as Global Topic Leader for Manufacturing at BCG.

Andreas is the leader for BCG’s work in family businesses in Germany and Austria, and has more than 30 years of experience with mostly family-owned industrial goods clients on a variety of projects encompassing work from operational excellence to strategy, organization, and digitization. Andreas is the lead author of the BCG report, “Family Forward.”

Besides his client work, Andreas has been selected as a personal member of the “Initiativkreis Ruhr,” a German association that provides economic, educational, and cultural incentives to the Ruhr area. He sits on the boards of several non-profit organizations and small enterprises.


  • PhD, business administration, University of St. Gallen
  • Engineering degree, University of Karlsruhe TH