D – Kornelius Thimm was appointed as a member of the management of the Thimm Group on February 1, 2017. The 39-year-old joins the existing management team comprising of Mathias Schliep (CEO) and Jens Fokuhl (CFO) as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and is responsible for the areas Production, Technology, Procurement and Logistics.
Thimm is a graduate mechanical engineer and holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA). At the start of his twelve year career, he managed development projects in Munich and Detroit for the BMW Group, subsequently he was responsible for business development at Conprinta Printing Technology. He was most recently employed as Director of Customer Support at Beumer Maschinenfabrik, where among others he was in charge of the organisation and distribution of the Customer Support for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Thimm has already been on the Advisory Board of the Thimm Group since 2013.