Audit Committee Chair
Partner, Technology Consulting
PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers Advisory Services LLP)
Philipp is a Partner in PwC’s Technology Consulting practice with a focus on SAP implementation initiatives in the Technology and Private Equity industries. Philipp is a technology consulting executive with almost 20 years of extensive experience in business transformation, SAP system implementation and related cloud/SaaS initiatives. Before re-joining PwC as a Partner, Philipp spent 7 years at a large Alternative Asset Manager (KKR & Co Inc.) being responsible for Finance, HR and Corporate Technology globally.
Mr. Schumacher obtained his M.Sc. in international business from HEC Management School – University of Liège and holds a B.Sc. from Hautes Études Commerciales de Liège as part of which he spent a semester at HEC Montréal. He is a native German and French speaker and is fluent in English, Dutch, and Spanish.
Being an immigrant to the US himself, Philipp has been passionate about UpGlo’s mission from the day he was introduced to the organization in 2014. He has been volunteering with UpGlo since then before becoming a Board Member in 2017, serving on the Finance committee.