Bernard M. Kemper, Chief Executive Officer
Bernard M. Kemper was born in South Africa. After completing his training as an industrial clerk, he studied political science and law in Bielefeld and Bonn. At the same time, Kemper worked as a research assistant for various bodies of the German Parliament, including the Environment Committee.
After completing his studies, Bernard M. Kemper joined the SULO Group where he served as managing director of the Altvater Group in Herford for a period of ten years.
In 2000, Kemper joined RWE Umwelt AG in Essen, where he took over as Chairman of the Board of Management. Six years later, he was appointed to the Board of Management of Vecoplan AG, an engineering firm based in Bad Marienberg.
In 2010, Bernard M. Kemper was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Abellio GmbH in Essen.
Since 3 July 2014, he has been the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of EEW Energy from Waste GmbH.
Bernard M. Kemper also did voluntary work for the waste management sector, including five years as President of the Bundesverband der Deutschen Entsorgungs-, Wasser- und Rohstoffwirtschaft e.V. (BDE – Federal Association of the German Waste, Water and Raw Materials Management Industry).
For more than eight years, Kemper has also been active in other companies in which he owns shares. In two of the companies, he is a member of the supervisory boards.
Markus Hauck was born in Reutlingen (Baden-Württemberg). After studying business administration at a German Business School, Hauck completed his academic career with a Master of Business Administration in Corporate Finance and Strategy at the University of Minnesota (USA).
Starting in 1997, he then worked at Lafarge Zement as Executive Assistant. Subsequently he joined Holcim Ltd., and in mid-2001 he founded his own company, an internet start-up for online trade fairs, financed with venture capital. In 2004, Markus Hauck returned to Holcim Ltd. as Regional Controller. He was appointed CFO of Holcim (Germany) AG in 2007. In this position, his responsibilities covered finances, purchasing, IT, and legal issues.
Since 1 July 2013, Markus Hauck is a Member of the Managing Board of EEW Energy from Waste and, as CFO, responsible for the Finance Department, IT and Procurement.
Born in Ebersbach, Germany, Karl-Heinz Müller completed an apprenticeship as an assembler while pursuing his secondary school diploma. After gaining a few years of work experience, he studied physics at RWTH Aachen University and the University of Wuppertal.
Following the successful completion of his studies, he joined Bayer AG in Leverkusen. In 1990 Müller started at VAW Aluminium AG, where he held various positions including Line Manager and Continuous Improvement Manager at a business unit.
Moving to Hydro Aluminium Deutschland GmbH in 1998, Müller became a Managing Director and Head of Production.
In 2005 he joined Alcoa European Mill Products SA in Geneva, where he was General Manager and Director of Operations for commercial rolled products in Europe and in charge of running four plants in Spain, Italy, Hungary and the UK.
In 2008 he assumed the role of Chief Technical Officer at Alcoa Europe Mill Products SARL and was responsible for seven plants in Europe and Latin America. In addition, he served as Director Metal Procurement.
Since March 2013 Karl-Heinz Müller has been a member of the Board of Management at EEW Energy from Waste GmbH, where he also serves as Chief Operating Officer (COO) with responsibility for the technology department.
Jürgen Rauen (Chairman)
Reith bei Kitzbühel, Österreich
Jörg Liebermann (Vice Chairman)
District Manager of IG Bergbau, Chemie, Energie im Bezirk Wolfenbüttel
Chairman of Central Works Council of EEW Energy from Waste GmbH
Chairwoman of Works Council of EEW Energy from Waste GmbH
Chairman of Works Council of EEW Energy from Waste Stapelfeld GmbH
Dr. Manfred Krüper