Patricia Bingoto-Maeder

Patricia Bingoto-Maeder


  • Since October 2010 – PBMi, Switzerland.

    Strategy & Change Management Consultant - independent consultant providing services in strategic planning and marketing, competitive intelligence and change management services. Specialist advisor to McKinsey&Company. Additional information available on

  • September 2007 – October 2010 – Rieter Automotive Systems (Autoneum), Winterthur, Switzerland – global leader in acoustic and thermal management systems for the automotive industry.

    Strategic Planning & Marketing Specialist – in charge of supporting the organization’s strategy and marketing department in long-term sales planning, business acquisition and product innovation.

  • March 2003 – August 2007 – McKinsey&Company, Brussels Knowledge Center, Belgium.

    Senior Research Analyst – in charge of providing competitive intelligence and expert advice to client service teams. Joined the firm as a generalist Junior Research Analyst and further specialized in the metals and mining industry.

  • May - September 2002 – SourcePower – electricity provider – Brussels, Belgium.

    Executive Financial Assistant – in charge of supervising accounting. Other tasks included business planning, budget preparation and analysis, cost analysis, forward pricing, risk management and financial reporting.

  • November 2000 - November 2001 – Atlanta Casualty – auto insurance – Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Internship in the Corporate Accounting Department. Budget preparation, variance analysis; tax calculations; preparation of insurance rating documents; account analysis; loss reserves calculations.

  • October 2000 – Internships For America – recruiting agency specialized in internship programs in the United States - Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

    Intern - General accounting tasks, including account movements in balance sheet, income statement; invoicing, account reconciliation; bank account review.

  • September 2000 – Deloitte & Touche, ITEC Group – Brussels, Belgium.
    Student job - Database management; preparation and translation (English-French) of bids for European

    Commission tenders.

  • April - July 2000 – Eurostrarch – specialized in heavy construction – Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.

    Student job – Cost and profit calculations for new projects in construction of hangars. Various administrative tasks.


  • John Maxwell Team member – Leadership certification in progress.

  • Certificate in Leading Change in Disruptive Times – July 2019. INSEAD, France.

  • Certificate in Digital Strategies for Business – August 2017. Columbia Business School, USA.

  • Executive Master in Internal Audit – September 2008. - Université Catholique de Louvain – Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.

  • Master’s degree in financial risk management – September 2003. Obtained with honors - Facultés Universitaires Saint Louis – Brussels, Belgium.

  • Master’s degree in management (Finance) – September 2000. Degree obtained with honors - Université Catholique de Louvain – Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.

  • Bachelor’s degree in business management – June 1998. Institut Catholique des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (ICHEC) – Brussels, Belgium.

  • South African Senior Certificate – 1995. Obtained with honors – St Martin’s School – Johannesburg, South Africa.

  • Managing Multiple Projects – February 2001 – Fred Pryors Seminars - Atlanta, Georgia, USA.


  • Software applications: Microsoft Office – advanced MS Excel, MS Access and MS PowerPoint user

  • Reporting tools: Tableau, PowerPivot / PowerBI, Alteryx

  • Programming languages: proficiency in SQL / MySQL, VBA and data management


French and English - fluent; German - conversational