Dr. Heribert R. Fischer - Production
After gaining a degree in metallurgy and a PhD at the Technical University of Clausthal, Dr. Heribert R. Fischer, born in 1962, began his professional career at Krupp Stahl AG in Bochum as Production Engineer in 1990. He subsequently took over as Operations Manager at the cold rolling mills in Bochum and Dortmund.
From 1998 to 2002 Dr. Fischer worked as an Engineering Manager and Director of Operations at Shanghai Krupp Stainless Co. Ltd. in Shanghai/People’s Republic of China.
After his return from China he was responsible for various production areas at ThyssenKrupp Steel AG, Duisburg from 2002.
At October 1, 2011 Dr. Heribert R. Fischer was appointed to the Executive Board of thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG. From 2013 to 2016 he was responsible for sales at the company and since 2016 he has been responsible for production in the rolling and coating areas as well as for innovation and logistics.