Patrick Sedelmeier, Chief Financial Officer Central Europe

Patrick Sedelmeier, born 1971, began his professional career in 1990 with his apprenticeship as banker. He added a degree in business administration from Mannheim University and a European Master of Business Sciences from the University of Swansea/Wales. After participating in a trainee program at Hypo- und Vereinsbank AG, he joined the international IT company Getronics as Financial Analyst in July 2000. In 2002, Mr. Sedelmeier was promoted to Manager Controlling & Finance and in 2004 took over the position of Director Finance, Controlling & Administration. In November 2008 he came to Carlson Wagonlit Travel as deputy CFO and in October 2012 was appointed CFO Central Europe and is part of the Leadership Team. He is responsible for strategic financial planning, controlling and relations with the finance partners of Carlson Wagonlit Travel.