Dr. Dierk Buss is a Partner in EY’s Munich office. He has more than 17 years of work experience. In 2017, Dierk joined EY to lead the Private Equity Value Creation services in GSA. Prior to that, Dierk was 9 years with AlixPartners and 6 years with Booz Allen Hamilton. Dierk implemented large cost reduction programs across different industries and involving various functional improvement levers. He acted as senior advisor, as “shadow” CRO, CPO and as interim manager. He has also worked on several buy and sell side due diligences and post deal value creation programs.