International Leadership: Christoph Knoke

Managing Director Germany

As Managing Director Germany, Christoph Knoke has been responsible since June 2016 for some of IRI’s fastest growing European markets. He took over an efficient and client focused organization, strongly accelerating IRI’s growth and development across the region. Christoph Knoke has nearly 20 years of experience in strategy and management consultancy, with companies such as Ernst & Young, Capgemini Strategic Consulting and Gemini Consulting and has been responsible for the competence area sales and marketing with a focus on the consultation of leading FMCG companies, retailers and logistics service providers across Europe.
After joining IRI in 2010 as Director Analytics & Shopper Knowledge and successfully developing new analytical methods to better satisfy customer needs and sector-specific inquiries, he took over responsibility for the manufacturer business in April 2012 as Senior Director Growth Delivered leading a team of nearly 40 consultants at the office in Düsseldorf.
Christoph Knoke studied Business Administration in Münster, Germany, with a focus on marketing and auditing and graduated in 1997 with a Master's degree.