Dirk Lax

EMEA & APAC Assistant Controller

Dirk did an apprenticeship in wholesale and studies in Public Administration and Public Law. He started his career in accounting and finance 27 years ago with a real estate company. After that he served US companies – GE and Lionbridge – for 17 Years as Chief Accountant, Project Controller and Finance Manager. In his latest role he was Finance Manager in an Italian company – BCUBE – providing warehousing and supply chain management for automotive companies. At GE he started as an intracompany accountant and was involved in the kickoff of Oracle 11i in Finance before he became the role of a chief accountant responsible for all operational finance. At Lionbridge he was a key driver in project cost controlling. Later he led the handover of German Finance to a shared service center.

BCUBE doubled its German activities, therefore he took operational accounting inhouse from tax advisors by building a team and implementing a finance software.
In his holidays he travels around Europe, at home he likes to work in his garden.