Martin Günther

smart Europe GmbH

Chief Financial Officer



Mr. Martin Günther, CFO of smart Europe GmbH, brings in extensive knowledge in the field of finance. Martin has worked for Daimler since 2005, holding management positions within Mercedes-Benz Accessories GmbH and Daimler Global Service & Parts Operations.


Before joining Daimler, Martin has held various senior management positions in finance since 1997. It was then that he led the department of Accounting & Controlling and was Assistant to the CFO at Sixt Leasing AG in Munich. From 2001 to 2005, Martin also served as a member of the board of management at Alphaform AG.


Martin started his career at Daimler AG in 2005 as Head of Finance & Controlling at Mercedes-Benz Customer Services GmbH in Stuttgart. In 2012, he joined Daimler AG as Head of Controlling at the Global Logistics Center in Germersheim. He also took over the overall controlling coordination for Global Service & Parts Operations in 2016, contributing heavily to the successful development of all mandated functions. Next to his line-function responsibility, he has implemented project Future@GSP (Global Services & Parts Operations).


Since the beginning of 2020 he has been working on the financial setup and company foundation of smart Europe GmbH, which was successfully registered in June 2020.