Hans-Christoph GallenkampHans-Christoph Gallenkamp has been with the company since 1997. Born in 1969, after leaving school he did a degree in paper engineering at TU Darmstadt and an international Masters in Business Administration (MBA) in Canada, which he gained under the University of Toronto’s programme for working professionals.
Milestones in his career with the Felix Schoeller Group include his job on paper machine 1 (PM1) at the Osnabrück mill and later his position as head of raw materials management in the extrusion process at the Osnabrück mill. Between 1999 and 2001, Hans-Christoph Gallenkamp was in charge of specialty base paper production at the Schoeller Group’s American mill in Pulaski/NY. From 2002 onwards, he was chief operating officer of the Technocell Division. This position included responsibility for marketing, sales and technology. As chief technical officer (CTO) Gallenkamp has been on the management board of Felix Schoeller Holding since October 2012. He took up the post of deputy CEO of the Osnabrück-based Felix Schoeller Group on 1 January 2015. He then became chief operating officer (COO) on 1 January 2017. He was appointed CEO of the company with effect from 1 July 2018.
Hans-Christoph Gallenkamp is a 5th generation shareholder of the Felix Schoeller Group. He is married and has three children.
Georg HaggenmüllerChief Manufacturing Officer (CMO), started his career in 1983 at MD Papierfabrik Günzach, a mill which was later to become part of Technocell AG.
He followed up his apprenticeship as a papermaker with further professional training and then went on to gain a degree in business studies. In 1998, he became manager of the Günzach mill. For several years his responsibilities included technical oversight of Technocell’s Canadian mill. In 2008, he took on additional responsibility for Technocell’s mills in Neustadt and Penig. On 1 October 2012, Georg Haggenmüller and Stephan Igel took over the management of the Technocell Division within Schoeller Technocell GmbH & Co. KG.
During the course of 2016 Haggenmüller gradually took over responsibility for production across the entire Felix Schoeller Group, i.e. including the Felix Schoeller Division.
Georg Haggenmüller is married and has two sons.
Gerhard HochsteinGerhard Hochstein has been with the Felix Schoeller Group since April 2016. He has a degree in printing engineering. His previous positions include plant manager with decor printers Interprint GmbH in Arnsberg, after which he became a management consultant specialising in innovation management.
He was appointed to the position of chief technology officer (CTO) on the management board of Felix Schoeller Holding on 1 July 2018. He is now responsible for engineering, research & development, technical purchasing, energy management, patents and business development. He will also continue in his post as executive vice-president of Schoeller Technocell GmbH & Co. KG.
Gerhard Hochstein lives with his partner in Bissendorf near Osnabrück and is the father of two adult children.
Guido HofmeyerGuido Hofmeyer has been with the company since 1997. Born in 1972, he began his career by training as a business management assistant with the company. He followed this up with a degree in business studies. After graduating, he started in marketing controlling and then took up a post as finance director with an English company in the Felix Schoeller Group.
He became a member of the management of the Imaging Business Unit in 2003, taking over as managing director in 2007. He was appointed as executive vice-president of Felix Schoeller Holding on 1 January 2014 with responsibility for sales in the Felix Schoeller Division. He took up his post as CFO on 1 July 2018.
Guido Hofmeyer is married and has three children.
Stephan IgelChief Sales Officer (CSO) division Technocell, joined Felix Schoeller in 1992 after gaining his degree in business administration.
In 1996, after four years in the finance, taxation and investor relations department, he took over the post of external accounts manager. In 2001, he became commercial director of Technocell, responsible principally for financial controlling and acquisitions. In particular, he was in charge of the acquisition of the company’s Canadian mill in Drummondville. In 2003, he was appointed executive vice-president of Technocell, and turned his attention, among other things, to the acquisition and integration of the Russian joint venture in Penza. Since 2011, he has also been responsible for global purchasing for the Felix Schoeller Group.
On 1 October 2012 Stephan Igel and Georg Haggenmüller took over the management of the Technocell Division within Schoeller Technocell GmbH & Co. KG. Igel has been responsible for sales across the entire Technocell Division since mid-2016.
Stephan Igel is married and has a daughter.