Christian Römlein, CEO
took over management of the company from co-founder Dr. Rainer Surkow in mid-2010. Previously, he was Managing Director of HOLMENKOL AG. Since 1988, Christian Roemlein has been holding various management positions in a number of industries, including chemicals, sports, preservation of structures, and industrial measurement technology. He focuses on marketing innovative products.
As specialist for branding, sales and marketing, strategy, organization and entrepreneurship he is also a lecturer at Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW). He studied business administration and marketing at Kempten University and obtained his Executive MBA from Danube University Krems and Steinbeis.
Dr. Dirk Schumann, CSO
co-founded the company in 2006 and has since then headed the research and development activities. Previously, he worked as a product development and technology consultant for various medium-sized companies in the polymer, surfactant chemistry and radiation curing industry. Prior to this, he worked as a researcher and laboratory manager in the area of polymers and degradable polymers for VKF-Renzel GmbH and UFZ Umweltforschungszentrum Leipzig-Halle GmbH. Dirk Schumann studied chemistry and chemical engineering at the Universities of Stuttgart and Leipzig and in 2004 received his PhD in Leipzig on surface modification of biopolymers.
Dr. Christian Raeck - Manager Operations
in charge of production, purchasing, logistics, DP. PhD in chemistry.
Dr. Justus von Sonntag - Head of Laboratories
In charge of product design, product development, quality assurance, analytics, laboratories Leipzig. PhD in chemistry.
Silvio Esche - Category Manager Microelectronics
in charge of Business Development, Sales, Marketing, Product Management for the category microelectronics. Industrial Engineer.
Katrin Kiesel - Category Manager Industrial Cleaning, Cosmetics
in charge of Business Development, Sales, Marketing, Product Management for the categories Industrial Cleaning, Building Protection, Cosmetics.