Board of Management - the members of the Executive Board

The Board of Management consists of the following persons:


Dirk Engel

Board Spokesman

born 1967

  • 1986: Trained as bank clerk, Stadtsparkasse Münster
  • 1989: Studied Economic Sciences, WWU Münster
    (qualification: Business Administration degree)
  • 1995: Assistent to the Board and Accounting Manager at VGT Industrie AG in Kassel
  • 2001: Employed in Central Controlling at Gildemeister in Bielefeld

In charge of Finance and Accounts for the technotrans Group since 2004, Member of the Board since 2006.

Dirk Engel is responsible for Finance & Administration.

Hendirk Niestert

Member of the Board

born 1975

  • 1992: Trained as electronics installer, Funke Kunststoffe GmbH, Hamm
  • 1995: Trained as industrial mechanic, Dr. Wiewelhove Fördertechnik, Telgte
  • 1999: Studied mechatronics, FH Bochum
    (qualification: chartered engineer)
  • 2003: location development for Grimme agricultural machinery, USA

Joined technotrans in 2007, at last service director worldwide and Member of the Board since February 2018.

Hendirk Niestert is responsible for Sales & Services.

Peter Hirsch

Member of the Board

born 1972

  • 1992: Mechanical Engineering, RWTH Aachen (Degree: chartered engineer)
  • 2001: Research Associate, WZL RWTH Aachen
  • 2007: Head of Business Unit Development of Compressor Cooling Systems, Hydac Cooling GmbH, Sulzbach/Saar
  • 2009: Sales Manager, H.I.B. Systemtechnik, Friedberg/Bavaria

    Joined technotrans in 2013 as Managing Director of the subsidiary termotek GmbH in Baden-Baden; since July 2018 Member of the Board of technotrans SE.

    Peter Hirsch is responsible for Technology & Operations.