We are

At KROENERT, long-standing colleagues meet young talents. We place great value on cooperation so that people become a team with the common goal of combining innovation and tradition.

Get to know our team.

At KROENERT we are colleagues and not just people who happen to work in the same company! To introduce ourselves, we have asked some of our colleagues in short interviews to describe themselves and their field of work in more detail. We also asked them what their most exciting project was, what their favourite gadget is and which app has changed their lives.


"The machines go on journeys and we go with them. You see the world. That's what excited me from the beginning!"

Jens Vollpott is also a salesman through and through: In the video interview, the current Regional Sales Director tells us what else is important to him and convinced him of KROENERT. (The video is in German with English subtitles).

"My most exciting project was a prototype for the solar industry.

I am Lutz Böwe, married, father of a daughter and have been living in Hamburg for more than 10 years. I have been working in sales for KROENERT since 1 January 2017.

The buzzwords digitalization and Industry 4.0 are on everyone’s lips, and they’re key issues at KROENERT, too. What was your first encounter with the digital age?

My first digital encounter was Windows 95 and the sound of the modem (...)

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“Give someone a smile and you’ll get one back.”

My name is Melanie Rehberg, 29 years old. Although I’m not a native of Hamburg, I’ve always felt drawn to this beautiful Hanseatic city – because of work, friends, restaurants, concerts, musicals, the proximity to the North Sea and much more.

What did you do before you started working at KROENERT?

Unlike most people, I don’t come from an industrial background. In fact I trained as a hotel manager (...)

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"In service, flexibility is an absolute must."

My name is Markus Plocher, I’m 38 years old and live with my wife and my one-year-old son in Hamburg-Altona.

What was the most exciting project?

It was a project dedicated to the production of prepregs – in other words reinforcing fibres (mostly fabrics) that are already pre-impregnated with resin and can be used in a whole range of areas, from aviation to the automotive industry (...)

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Mechanical engineering studies in Aleppo, scholarship through the Schotstek, simulation engineer at KROENERT

My name is Zaki Nemeh. I was born in Aleppo/Syria in 1988. I studied mechanical engineering at the University of Aleppo – specialising in materials science. At the same time, I was able to do my master’s degree at the Institute of Technology in Damascus. I had to leave my home country at the end of 2015 and I started a new life in Hamburg.

How did you hear about KROENERT?

As a newcomer in Hamburg, I was looking for contacts and networks. I was lucky enough to be able to get a scholarship under the Schotstek programme. (...)

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