For the past 21 years, Ms. Blümel has specialized in the automotive industry and gained in-depth knowledge of all the major European automotive companies. She got to know the management teams of OEMs competing in the European car markets and developed a profound knowledge of their product offerings. Most recently Ms Blümel worked with Banca IMI/San Paolo (London branch) where she was also involved in investment banking projects for Fiat and the IPO of Cobra-Automotive technologies.
Ms. Blümel started her career as an economist with Morgan Grenfell in 1988, and subsequently worked for L.C.F. Edmond de Rothschild Securities, IBCA Corporate ratings and Crédit Lyonnais Securites.
Ms. Blümel holds a Master’s degree in Economics and a Master’s degree in Philosophy, both from the Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, Munich. She is fluent in English and German, and has a working knowledge of French and Italian.