Andreas Spiegler is a seasoned entrepreneur with long standing track record of engineering and business development in Europe and Asia. Being one of the founders of ITC nearly a decade ago, he built CSSC over one decade into one of Qingdao’s most successful and best renowned SME’s.
Email: spiegler [at] fortschritt.cn
Jens Kröhnert is the owner and Managing Director of Maschinenfabrik Stolpen in Germany. MAFA is one of the pieces that emerged from the break-up of Kombinat Fortschritt in 1990 and today, as the owner FORTSCHRITT’s brand and other IP, the rightful successor of FORTSCHRITT in Europe. Jens Kröhnert is in charge if MAFA since 2002. He is also a direct descendant of August Klinger, the inventor of the first baler machine in the world.
Email: kroehnert [at] fortschritt.cn
After his professional training as a carpenter Simon graduated from the TECHNICAL COLLEGE in Stuttgart. He started his career as DIRECTOR OF PURCHASING at BURKHARDT LEITNER CONSTRUCTION in Stuttgart. In 2004 he relocated to China where he became one of the co-founders of CSSC. He stayed in China until 2013 and returned to Germany when his kids reached school-age. From 2014 to the end of 2016 he also held the position of COO at ORGATECH in RUTESHEIM, a leading provider of fairground exhibition systems. Simon lives with his Chinese wife and his two kids in Nürtingen near Stuttgart and travels to China on a frequent basis.
Email: scholz [at] fortschritt.cn
Email: krueger [at] fortschritt.cn
Email: julia [at] fortschritt.cn
JESSIE ZHANG YAN
GMO / VICE GENERAL MANAGER
Email: jessie [at] fortschritt.cn
Email: joyce [at] fortschritt.cn
SENIOR EXECUTIVE ADVISER
Email: jan [at] fortschritt.cn