Olaf B.

Sales professional with 18+ years in leading Chocolate manufacturing companies

Germany
German, English

Experienced managing director for several leading chocolate & food brands.

  • Food & Beverage
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Sales

450

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Managing Director

Nissin Foods Europe GmbH
2 years
Current position
Jun 2020 - Present
Nissin Food Products Co., Ltd. is a Japanese food company that specializes in the production and sale of convenience food and instant noodles.

Director Key Account Management

Ritter Sport
2 years
Mar 2018 - May 2020
Ritter Sport is a brand of chocolate bar from the family-owned Alfred Ritter GmbH & Co. KG, which has its headquarters in Waldenbuch, Germany.

Sales Director

tri d´Aix GmbH
1 year
Nov 2016 - Feb 2018
This medium-sized family business was founded in 1991 in Aachen by the couple Evelyn and Günter Bartz. The company currently has about forty employees and has been growing steadily for ...see more

Managing Director

Confiserie Heilemann GmbH
2 years
Oct 2014 - Oct 2016
Our pralines and truffles are created according to our own recipes and with first-class ingredients for real connoisseurs and true connoisseurs.Confiserie Heilemann has been part of the...see more

Head of Global Sales

Confiserie Heilemann GmbH
2 months
Jul 2014 - Sep 2014
Our pralines and truffles are created according to our own recipes and with first-class ingredients for real connoisseurs and true connoisseurs. Confiserie Heilemann has been part of th...see more

Managing Director

Rausch Schokoladen GmbH
5 years
May 2009 - Jun 2014
Fine plantation chocolates, truffles and pralines online and through retail shops. From directly traded fine cocoa. Since 1918.

Head of Sales

Rausch Schokoladen GmbH
6 years
Nov 2002 - Apr 2009
Fine plantation chocolates, truffles and pralines online and through retail shops. From directly traded fine cocoa. Since 1918.

Category Manager

Kaufland
3 years
Dec 1999 - Oct 2002
Kaufland is a German hypermarket chain, part of the Schwarz Gruppe which also owns Lidl. The hypermarket directly translates to English as 'buy-land'. It opened its first store in 1984 ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Food & Beverage

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Sales

Expertise

  • Business Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Sales Management
  • Account Management
  • Gesprächsführung
  • Product Development
  • Chocolate & Confectionary