Volker Friedrich was Senior Consultant with Management Consulting company Roland Berger & Partner has previous experience of 15 years in machinery and engineering business. GBP INTERNATIONAL is legally represented in Malaysia and has representative offices in all major centres in Asia. Berlin and Kuala Lumpur are our regional hubs. Founder and Managing Partner of GBP INTERNATIONAL -established in 1997 A bridge builder between Europe and Asia with more than 500 projects in the last 20 years Industrial & Consulting Experience with German Industrial Champions Living and working in Europe (Berlin based) and Asia Pacific (regional HQ in Malaysia as a hub for India, China, ASEAN) Speaker, Coach, Business Partner and Entrepreneur/Investor - Assistant Professor at IUBH in International Business Ethics Married with two children Hobbies: Sailing, Triathlon, Disruptive Technologies
GBP started in 1997 with a focus on Malaysia and supporting primarly German companies in their market entry. Over the years we embarked on a journey into all of the ASEAN countries for customers from all over Europe. The logical next steps were China and India. Today we cover this "žAsian Triangle". Naturally, we are also serving Asian customers on their way into the European markets and connect the dots of international trade, technology and investments as entrepreneurial partners of our clients.