Matthias Nagy / Chief Executive Officer

In January 2019, Mr. Matthias Nagy was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the ProXES Group.

Occupying various Executive Board positions, Mr. Nagy gained outstanding knowledge in corporate strategy and operation as well as in controlling, finance and taxation. His working experience of over 20 years in various industries and in mechanical engineering fits perfectly to the business operating areas of the ProXES Group. Mr. Nagy joined the ProXES Group already in May 2018 as Chief Financial Officer.

He was born in 1965 in Germany and received his diploma in business administration from the University of Applied Sciences Cologne.

Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Bednar / Chief Operations Officer

In March 2018, Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Bednar was appointed COO of the ProXES Group. 

Being a senior executive with long-term international experience in all strategic and operational segments, Dr.-Ing. Bednar joined our company STEPHAN Machinery in 2015 as a Managing Director. During that time, he was responsible for all operational activities at STEPHAN Machinery.

Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Bednar was born in Renchen, Germany. In 1992, he received his academic title at the University of Karlsruhe, specializing in heat transfer.

Nicolas Groth / Chief Sales Officer

Mr. Nicolas Groth was appointed Chief Sales Officer of the ProXES Group in October 2018.

Prior to joining the ProXES Group, Mr. Groth held various sales leadership positions at global players of the process technology industry in Asia and Europe over the past 20 years. 

Mr. Groth was born in 1970 in Hamburg. He studied economics at the Hamburg School of Business Administration as well as leadership within the GBC (Global Business Consortium) program of the London Business School.