Dr. Sascha Schuth is a leading practitioner in cost management strategies for Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting group. He is a Senior Executive Advisor with PwC Germany, based in Frankfurt. He is head of our 3C Product Cost Management team and focuses mainly on automotive and industrial clients.
His key areas of expertise include:
- Product cost management
- Competitive benchmarking
- Design-to-cost and value engineering
Some of his recent client assignments include:
- Cost benchmarking and product cost reduction for a leading OEM before and after SOP
- Holistic product cost reduction for agricultural and construction equipment, including engineering, purchasing, manufacturing, and assembly
- Design-to-cost for next generation products for leading Tier 1 suppliers
Sascha Schuth joined Strategy& in 2013 through the acquisition of Management Engineers, where he had previously spent 13 years. Prior to joining Management Engineers, he focused on process and product optimization as an assistant professor at WZL, chair for production management at RWTH Aachen University.
He holds master’s degrees in mechanical engineering and in engineering and business administration as well as a PhD in mechanical engineering from RWTH Aachen University.