Dr. Reinhard Hübner is investment manager at SKion GmbH, the investment company of German entrepreneur Susanne Klatten (an anchor shareholder of BMW, SKion’s main holdings being Altana, SGL Carbon, Nordex, Avista Oil and in the water sector Eliquo Water Group, EnviroChemie, Paques, Evodos, MattenPlant, Miranda, Ovivo, and Pyreg). At SKion, Dr. Hübner is responsible for technology-driven investments of which water sector investments are a relevant part. On behalf of SKion, he is also managing director or board member of several of SKion’s water portfolio companies.
Prior to joining SKion in 2010, he worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company Inc. for eight years. At McKinsey, he served clients in both operations/supply chain management and the water industry and was a member of McKinsey’s water industry leadership team. His work in the water sector included numerous projects for major water utilities in Europe, the US and Australia including a global water utility bench marking initiative and also projects for technology providers and EPC companies.
Reinhard Hübner graduated from the Technical University of Berlin where he studied business administration and wrote his doctoral dissertation on manufacturing network design in speciality chemicals. Today, he still teaches operations management and advanced planning at the Technical University of Munich
Day 1: Monday 16th April 2018
16:00 – 17:30 – Industry – Industry Focus Session: High Value Water Challenges