His professional career started at the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology and Automation – IPA – in Stuttgart. There, he focused on production and logistics optimization and change projects in mid-sized businesses. After studying engineering at the FH Wilhelmshaven, he expanded his business knowledge through postgraduate MBE studies in Germany / USA / Japan.

Rainer Aits has been a Managing Director of, and shareholder in, P3 automotive and P3 north america since 2009. He is responsible for the automotive industry within P3, and focuses his consulting on operations strategy and excellence. Before his current work, he collected many years of international consulting experience at leading OEMs and suppliers in the automotive industry.