The Managing Board of Kurtz Ersa

Our organization serves one purpose - to make added value available to our customers by providing innovative products and services that satisfy or even outperform their expectations.

The Kurtz Ersa Management (left to right): Thomas Mühleck, Uwe Rothaug, Rainer Kurtz, Ralph Knecht
The Kurtz Ersa Management (left to right): Thomas Mühleck, Uwe Rothaug, Rainer Kurtz, Ralph Knecht

Global Board

Rainer Kurtz, CEO

Responsibility: Corporate Information, Communication & Human Resources, Global Sales Americas


Uwe Rothaug, Managing Director

Responsibility: Moulding Machines, Global Sales Europe & Asia


Thomas Mühleck, CFO

Responsibility: Corporate Finance, Controlling, Procurement & Supply Chain, Real Estate, Logistics


Ralph Knecht, Managing Director

Responsibility: Electronics Production Equipment, Contract Manufacturing, Automation




International Business


Advisory Council

The executive directors of the Kurtz Holding GmbH & Co. Beteiligungs KG can rely on the advice of an advisory council, which consists of 5 highly qualified entrepreneurs - the members:


  • Dr. Dietmar Straub, Chairman
  • Frank P. Averdung
  • Alfred Weber
  • Bernhard Kurtz (Associate)
  • Walter Kurtz (Associate)
Bernd  Schenker

Bernd Schenker

President & COO Kurtz Ersa Asia

No. 2 Heung Yip Road
Wong Chuk Hang
Aberdeen - Hongkong

Albrecht  Beck

Albrecht Beck

President & COO Kurtz Ersa America

Kurtz Ersa, Inc.
1779 Pilgrim Road
Plymouth, WI 53073


The Business Segments of Kurtz Ersa

Electronics Production Equipment Ralph Knecht
Managing Director Ralph Knecht
Sales Rainer Krauss
Tools Business Hansjürgen Bolg
Development Michael Schäfer
Moulding Machines Uwe Rothaug
Foundry Machines Lothar Hartmann
Particle Foam Machines Uwe Rothaug
Automation & Components
Ralph Knecht
Machining Uwe Rothaug

Corporate Divisions

Finance Stefan Waschik
Controlling Carolin Kurtz
Procurement & Supply Chain Thomas Mühleck
Human Resources Verena Bartschat
Information, Organization Peter Stärk
Communication Marcus Loistl
Quality Management Anna Hieble
Real Estate Thomas Mühleck
Logistics Matthias Hofmann