In addition to being Chief Merchandise Officer for real;-, Patrick also has the position of Co-Chairman of the Management Board of real;- together with Henning Gieseke. Since October 2012 Patrick Müller-Sarmiento is a member of the Management Board of real;-.
Since April 2013 he is responsible for the the product segments Food and Nonfood. Additionally, his areas of responsibility include Quality Management, and Corporate Social Responsibility/Sustainability.
Prior to real;-, Patrick Müller-Sarmiento worked for Roland Berger Strategy Consultants in 2002, with his last position being Global Head Consumer Goods & Retail.