Advisory Board Member

Wilfried Gschneidinger


«Competence is the result of the ability to learn and experience

  • 35 years of experience in the ERP-area
  • Wide range of management experience in service, sales, and corporate management
  • Senior Executive, Entrepreneur, CEO
  • Management, Strategy, Expansion, IPO and M&A
  • 13 highly successful years on the company board of IFS World AB
  • Many years of experience with the listed companies IFS World AB and Wincor Nixdorf AG – specific reporting and interfaces to the financial markets  
  • Facilitator and interface between the shareholders, stakeholders, customers, partners and employees
  • Various advisory board, board of directors and chairman positions in Germany, Switzerland, France, Sri Lanka, Italy and Benelux
  • Profound expertise of a globally operating IT senior executive
  • Relevant insight into various business cultures in different countries
  • English as a working language / negotiation and closing strength
  • Strong social commitment and good network as a Rotarian

Current Projects

  • Founder and Managing Partner, M.E.D. Invest GmbH
  • Chairman of the Advisory Board, Flexicode GmbH
  • Advisory Board Member, Z-PUNKT CONSULTING GmbH
  • Industry Expert IT / ERP für Private Equity Unternehmen
  • Senior Advisor for CEOs and business leaders
  • Senator at the Entrepreneurs' Association MUK
  • Rotary Head of International Relations and Partners
  • Laudatory and Keynote Speaker
  • Networker and IT-Lobbyist
  • Assisting classic car and bike dealers with international business in English, negotiations and contracts

Projects to date

  • Various management positions in consulting and sales with Nixdorf Computer AG, Siemens Nixdorf AG, Wincor Nixdorf AG, IFS World AB  
  • Development and establishment of the business with standard ERP software Navision, SAP and SAP Retail at Siemens Nixdorf AG and Wincor Nixdorf AG
  • Long-term activity as SAP sales partner in the retail and wholesale industries
  • Member of the Management Board of Wincor Nixdorf Retail Germany  
  • Operational responsibility for the Wholesale division and SAP at Wincor Nixdorf AG  
  • CEO IFS for Germany – Austria – Switzerland (DACH)
  • Member of the Corporate Executive Committee of the Swedish IFS World AB
  • CEO Europe Central IFS AB –-> DACH, BeNeLux, Italy and Sri Lanka
  • Chairman, Advisory Board and Board of Directors Member in several European countries and Sri Lanka  
  • Foundation and development of IFS Schweiz AG in Zurich
  • Establishment of IFS as one of the leading providers of ERP-solutions in Switzerland and acquisition of top companies – maxon motor, Franke AG, V-ZUG, Garaventa, Biella, Glas Trösch, Messe Basel etc.
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors of IFS Schweiz AG