Developing innovations for the coating solutions of tomorrow while remaining a leader in the global market: the KROENERT management and its team face up to these challenges with dedication and commitment on a day-to-day basis.


Markus Waterkamp

Managing Director

Markus Waterkamp has been Managing Director at KROENERT since January 2017. From 2013 to 2017 he was in charge of sales, marketing and service as an authorised officer. He has worked in the coating and converting sector for more than 30 years, having started his career as a graduate engineer in construction technology. After studying industrial engineering, he was originally involved in project planning before moving on to international sales. With an MBA in Controlling and Accounting, he has been responsible for running the international business operations of renowned companies in the coating and converting sector.

Markus Weißenberger

Managing Director

Markus Weißenberger has been Managing Director at KROENERT since June 2020. He has previously worked for international companies in the fields of aviation, mechanical and plant engineering and management consulting, with a focus on engineering, project management, operational excellence and general management. Companies he has worked for include Airbus Operations, Porsche Consulting, Hauni Maschinenbau and most recently Hauni Primary GmbH. Mr. Weißenberger studied civil engineering at the Technical University in Hamburg-Harburg and UC Berkeley, USA. Building on his diploma, he obtained a degree in industrial engineering from the distance learning institution FernUniversität Hagen as well as an MBA from Purdue University, USA. Mr. Weissenberger is a member of the Beta Gamma Sigmar Honor Society.