has more than 25 years of experience in SME and corporate structures. 20 years, of which he was either a managing director or a member of the board. In 2001, he initially became a member of the RWTÜV Board of Management for three years and was subsequently appointed to the Board of Management of TÜV NORD AG. In 2012, he was appointed Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of TÜV Rheinland AG’s Board of Management for three years.
In the course of his career, he has served on more than 20 supervisory and advisory boards, 10 of which as chairman. In this capacity, he has accompanied and successfully implemented 15 global M&A projects.
After graduating as an engineer at the Technical University of Dortmund, he started his career as an expert and project manager on several technical investment projects. These were on-site in the areas of process, energy and water treatment.
He is also Chairman of the Supervisory Board of FLOCERT GmbH, the certification body for Fairtrade.
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