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Ralf W. Dieter, CEO until December 31, 2021

  • Born in 1961
  • Nationality: German
  • Study: Economics
  • Chairman since January 1, 2006; appointed until December 31, 2021
  • Joined Dürr AG's Board of Management on January 1, 2005

Responsible for:

  • Woodworking Machinery and Systems
  • Public Relations
  • Human Resources (Employee Affairs Director)
  • Internal Auditing
  • Corporate Compliance
  • digital@DÜRR
  • Global IT

Positions on statutory supervisory boards:

  • Körber AG, Hamburg
  • Software AG, Darmstadt*
  • additional positions within the Dürr Group

* listed on stock exchange

1989 – 1995 DAT AG, Ratingen
Consultant, Regional Manager, Division Manager, Director
1995 – 1998 IBM Deutschland GmbH, Stuttgart
Director and Head of Sales Business Partner Germany
Head of Sales Central Europe
1998 – 1999 IBM EMEA European Headquarter, Paris
Director of Channel Sales EMEA
1999 – 2003 Carl Zeiss Industrielle Messtechnik GmbH, Oberkochen
Business Unit Manager and Chairman of the Board of Management
2003 – 2005 Carl Schenck AG, Darmstadt
Chairman of the Board of Management
2005 Dürr AG, Stuttgart
Member of the Board of Management
since 2006 Dürr AG, Stuttgart
Chairman of the Board of Management
(As of July 1, 2021)

Dr. Jochen Weyrauch (Dep. CEO until December 31, 2021; CEO from January 1, 2022)

  • Born in 1966
  • Nationality: German
  • Study: Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Member of the Board of Management since January 1, 2017; appointed until December 31, 2024
  • Deputy CEO since January 1, 2020

Responsible for:

  • Paint and Final Assembly Systems
  • Application Technology
  • Clean Technology Systems
  • Corporate Development
  • Corporate Sustainability
  • Global Sourcing
1990 - 1999 Continental Teves AG & Co. oHG, Frankfurt am Main
Various management positions
Member of the Management Board
1999 - 2002 PhD (Dr.-Ing.)
1999 - 2003 Turbo-Lufttechnik GmbH (TLT), Zweibrücken & Cleveland, Ohio
President & CEO
2003 - 2005 Carl Schenck AG, Darmstadt
Member of the Management Board/COO
2006 - 2014 Schenck Process Holding GmbH, Darmstadt
President & CEO
2014 - 2016 Endurance Capital AG, Munich
Senior Partner

Independent Consultant
since 2017 Dürr AG, Stuttgart
Member of the Board of Management
since 2020 Dürr AG, Stuttgart
Deputy CEO
(As of July 1, 2021)

Dietmar Heinrich, CFO

  • Born in 1963
  • Nationality: German
  • Study: Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Member of the Board of Management since August 1, 2020; appointed until July 31, 2023

Responsible for:

  • Measuring and Process Systems
  • Finance/Controlling/ICS
  • Legal Affairs/Patents/Insurance
  • Treasury
  • Taxes
  • Risk Management
  • Investor Relations
1990 – 1995 Alfred Kärcher GmbH & Co. Reinigungssysteme, Winnenden
Administrator and Team Leader Controlling
1995 – 2001 FAG Kugelfischer Georg Schäfer AG, Schweinfurt (since 2001 part of the Schaeffler Group)
Controlling, Assistant to CEO, Head of Corporate Office, Head of Production Controlling FAG OEM and Trade
2001 – 2005 Schaeffler Group
Joint Managing Director Administration and member of the Board of Directors FAG HANWHA Bearings Corp., Seoul / Korea
2005 – 2006 Schaeffler Group
CFO Korea and member of the Board of Directors Schaeffler Korea Corp., Seoul / Korea
2006 – 2009 Schaeffler Group
CFO Asia/Pacific, Shanghai / China
2009 – 2011 Schaeffler Group
Vice President of the Linear Technology business unit, Homburg
2011 – 2014 Schaeffler Group
CFO Europe, Herzogenaurach
2014 – 2017 Schaeffler Group
CEO Europe, Herzogenaurach
2017 – 2020 Schaeffler AG
CFO, Herzogenaurach
since 2020 Dürr AG, Stuttgart
(As of July 1, 2021)

Rules of Procedure Board of Management