Interim Experience:

MS Schramberg GmbH & Co. KG, magnets and magnet assemblies: Aug 2018 - Jan 2019

  • Interim Plant Manager, production and logistic, assembly and plastic injection molding
    Reduction of backlog
    customer delivery improved from stagnation, day to day delivery to continuous delivery

NTN-SNR Europe, SNR Wälzlager GmbH, ball bearings and linear axes: Jan 2018 - Apr 2018

  • Production Manager and Coach at the plant in Bielefeld
    reduction of sickness rate from 28% to 8% with coaching of supervisors and management
    reduction of delivery times from 3 months to 2 weeks

WERKA Deutschland GmbH, hand tools and drills: Dec 2014 - Dec 2017

  • CEO
    turn around and market development 

Boylon GmbH, R&D, production and trade: Nov 2013 - Jul 2016

  • Interim Manager CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
    market establishment of a newly founded GmbH
  • CEO
    turn around
    establishment of a new R&D and production business unit

 Lumindo GmbH, LED production and trade: Oct 2013 - Nov 2013

  • Interim Manager organization and processes
    head of organizationbuilding an organizational structure, recruitment, personal coaching 

Experience in permanent position:

Lamy GmbH, writing instrument manufacturer: 2010 - 2013

  • Plant manager manufacturinglogistics and mould making

Stabila GmbH, medium-sized manufacturers of measuring instruments: 2000 - 2010

  • Technical Manager 

Borg Warner Automotive, US automotive supplier: 1994 - 2000

  • Head of Manufacturing Technology
  • Production Manager
  • Plant Manager
  • Head of Manufacturing Technology Europe

All these companies produce successfully and economically in Germany.

Education:

Study of mechanical engineering with a focus on production engineering at the University of Karlsruhe (today KIT)
Diploma in 1990

PhD in cooperation with Mercedes-Benz AG in Sindelfingen and the Technical University of Vienna with the topic:
"Development of a assembly cost planning system for modules in the passenger car production "
PhD 1993