Management

Ulrich Grethe

CEO
SALCOS and Materials development

Curriculum vitae
  • 1961
    born in Duisburg
  • 1981 - 1988
    Studies of metallurgy and materials science at the university of Clausthal
  • 1989
    Stahlwerke Peine, Salzgitter AG Trainee
  • 1990 - 2000
    Preussag Stahl AG, later Salzgitter AG
    Stahlwerk Salzgitter
    Several positions with management functions
  • 2000 - 2005
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Plant manager steelworks
  • 2005
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Works director
  • since 2006
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Technical Division Member of the management board
  • since 2010
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Chairman of the Management Board
  • 2010 - 2013
    Salzgitter Stahl GmbH, Salzgitter Stahl GmbH, Member of the executive board, Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, CEO of the management board
  • since 2014
    Salzgitter AG,Salzgitter AG, Member of the management board, Business Unit Manager Flat Steel
Assigned responsibilities
  • Blast-furnace Plant
  • Steel Plant
  • Hot-strip Mill
  • Pickling, Cold-Rolling, Surface Coating
  • Technical Customer Service
  • Beltcasting/Hotrolling
  • Technical Services, Energy, Enviromental Issues

Gerd Baresch

Technical Division

Curriculum vitae
  • 1963 born in Görlitz (Oberlausitz)
  • 1980 1983
    Mechanical apprenticeship
  • 1983 - 1985
    Military service
  • 1985 - 1990
    Study of metal forming at TU Bergakademie Freiberg and VSB Ostrava (Czech Republic)
  • 1990 - 1993
    AEG Berlin, Development and Commissioning Engineer
  • 1994 - 1998
    Preussag Stahl Salzgitter, Head of the Process Automation Group Hot Strip Mill
  • 1998
    SDI Butler (USA), Senior Engineer for Rolling Mill and Metallurgical Projects
  • 1998 - 2003
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, manager for annealing and skin-pass mill, later manager for final operations of cold-rolled flat products
  • 2003 - 2014
    Salzgitter Service und Technik GmbH, Managing Director Technical Devision
  • 2014 - 2022
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Plant Manager Technical Services, Energy, Environmental Issues
  • ab Oktober 2022
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Managing Director Technical Division
Assigned responsibilities
  • Blast furnace plant
  • Steelworks
  • Hot strip mill
  • Cold flat
  • Strip casting/hot rolling
  • Technical Service, Energy, Environmental Protection

Jens Loock

Human Ressources

Curriculum vitae
  • 1974
    Born in Wanne-Eickel
  • 1994 - 2003
    Studied labor science with a focus on business administration and human resources, as well as history and social science, Ruhr University Bochum
  • 2001 - 2003
    Research associate, Ruhr University Bochum
  • 2004 - 2016
    Hüttenwerke Krupp Mannesmann, career path from Trainee Personnel Service to Head of Personnel and Plant Safety
  • 2016 - 2020
    ArcelorMittal Bremen GmbH, Member of the Management Board, Human Resources and Social Affairs, Labor Director
  • since November 2020
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Member of the Management Board
  • since Januar 2021
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Member of the Management Board and Labor Director
Assigned responsibilities
  • HR Department
  • Management / HR Development
  • HR Labor Laws and Policies
  • Occupational Safety
  • Vocational training
  • Occupational Health
  • Works Fire Department
  • Service Department

N.N.

Commissioned Sales and Logistics

Alexander Stein

Finances and Procurement

Curriculum vitae
  • 1970
    Born in Nuremberg
  • 1987 - 1991
    Baumüller Nürnberg GmbH
    Training as an industrial electronics technician - specialising in equipment technology
  • 1991 - 1992
    State Technical College Nuremberg
  • 1992 - 1993
    Civilian service
  • 1993 - 1995
    Study of electrical engineering at Georg-Simon-Ohm Fachhochschule Nuremberg
  • 1995 - 1999
    Study of business administration Georg-Simon-Ohm Fachhochschule Nuremberg
  • 1999 - 2000
    Siemens AG - Drive & Automation Technology, Nuremberg, Sales controlling
  • 2000 - 2002
    feedback AG Unternehmensgruppe, Regensburg, Head of Accounting, Controlling and Human Resources
  • 2003 - 2004
    Niersberger Beteiligungsholding GmbH, Erlangen, Head of Cash and Credit Management
  • 2004 - 2014
    MANN+HUMMEL Innenraumfilter GmbH & Co. KG, Himmelkron, Commercial Managing Director / CFO
  • 2014 - 2017
    Baumüller Nürnberg GmbH, Commercial Managing Director of the Group
  • ab April 2017
    Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, Member of the Management Board, Finance and Purchasing Department
Assigned responsibilities
  • Controlling
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Procurement
    • Raw Materials Procurement
    • Procurment Investment, Industrial Services and Mobility
    • Spare Parts / Materials
    • Group Procurement Coordination