Mr. Klein is of German-Swedish origin with an international background from both Europe and the US. He holds a master's degree in business administration. He has close to 15 years working with global companies in the sector to define strategies, improve performance, transform supply chains and integrate acquired companies. Prior to founding StepChange Consulting as a specialized boutique consultancy for the paper and packaging sector, he worked for 10 years as a management consultant with a large international management consulting and technology firm, where he was operationally responsible for building the pulp and paper consulting practice in ASG. In addition to his specialization in the forest, pulp & paper industry, Mr. Klein has consulting experience from a wide range of other industries.