Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Prof. Dr-Ing. Raimund Klinkner (49)
Prof. Dr-Ing. Raimund Klinkner is the chairman of the Supervisory Board as of 17 May 2013 and has been a member since April 2012. He studied mechanical engineering at the Technische Universität München and commenced his career in the automotive industry. From 1998 until 2006 Prof. Klinkner was a member of the Executive Board of GILDEMEISTER Aktiengesellschaft and was responsible for production, logistics, purchasing and IT. In the years from 2007 to 2011 he took on the chairmanship of the executive board of Knorr-Bremse AG in Munich. Prof. Klinkner has been the managing partner of the Institute for Manufacturing Excellence since 2012. He is a lecturer at the Technische Universität Berlin and is chairman of the board of the “Bundesvereinigung Logistik e.V.“ (BVL), a non-profit logistics association.