Steffen Bohne / Chief Financial Officer

In July, 2016, Steffen Bohne was appointed Chief Financial Officer of the ProXES Group after having established the Group Accounting of the ProXES Group in 2013.

Steffen Bohne joined STEPHAN in 2006 as Head of Accounting. Later on, he took over the responsibility for the Controlling Department of STEPHAN as well.

Before joining the STEPHAN Group, Mr. Bohne worked more than ten years with the C. NICOLAI Group and was responsible for finance, taxation, human resources and IT. During this time he held several management positions.

Steffen Bohne was born in 1970 in Germany.

Heiko Scholz / Chief Automation Officer

In January 2017, Mr. Heiko Scholz was appointed Chief Automation Officer of ProXES GmbH, after his previously independent company – Suatec GmbH – became another company member of the ProXES Group.

Mr. Scholz founded SUATEC as early as 1999. In addition to his future functions within the ProXES, he continued to serve as Chief Executive Officer with all related tasks.

Prior to the founding of SUATEC, he worked as an automation engineer and project manager for international projects. Mr. Scholz has a good knowledge in the areas of process flows and project planning of industrial controls.

Heiko Scholz was born in 1970 in Germany.

Markus Schröder / Chief Operations Officer

In February, 2015, Markus Schröder was appointed Chief Operations Officer of the ProXES Group.

Markus Schröder joined FrymaKoruma in 2008, starting as Head of Purchasing. Over the years, he took over the responsibilities for production and assembly. In August, 2013, he was promoted to COO/CFO of FrymaKoruma. Since February, 2015, he holds the position of CEO of FrymaKoruma.

Before joining the FrymaKoruma Group, he worked with suppliers in the automotive industry and Clariant, being in charge of demand and inventory management.

Markus Schröder was born in 1969 in Germany and is currently based in Switzerland. In 1995, he achieved a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management from the University of Technology “Fridericiana” in Karlsruhe/Germany.

Andreas Lars Tingvall / Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Andreas Lars Tingvall was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the ProXES Group in November 2017.

Before joining to ProXES Mr. Tingvall has occupied various management positions at increasing levels of responsibility at global players in the packaging and food industry over the past 30 years.

Mr. Tingvall was born in 1962 in Sweden. He studied electrical engineering at the Technical University of Brunswick, Germany, and obtained a Master of Science degree in electrical engineering and computer technology from the Technical University of Lund, Sweden.