Partner, PwC Australia
Franz Wentzel is a business and operations transformation partner who works with CEO’s, executives and entrepreneurs to implement their business strategy and embed a sustainable and efficient operating model. After working in and consulting to the asset intensive industries for more than 19 years across Africa, Australia and Asia, Franz knows what truly delivers value and sustainability. It is all about the operating behaviours that drives a growth and innovation culture in competitive markets.
Franz has worked for and with multi national organisations such as BHP, Vale, Peabody Energy, Pepsico International, Siemens AG, and Volkswagen South Africa. He worked with major state owned entities such as Western Power, Networks New South Wales, China Shenua Shendong and other government entities. He has overseen capital and operational transformation programs which combined delivered in excess of $2.3bn and $750m annualised recurring savings respectively. He is a trusted advisor and program manager that links technical and commercial requirements effectively.