Management Board

Dr. Michael Büchsner

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

  • Born 1975, Austrian citizen, degree in chemical engineering and business administration
  • Management Board Member since 2019
  • At Stabilus since 2019
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Dr. Michael Büchsner (born 1975, Austrian citizen) is the Chief Executive Officer. Over the past 20 years, he held a number of senior positions at components supplier TRW in Austria, Germany and the USA, and, following its takeover of TRW, at ZF Friedrichshafen AG. Most recently, he was global head of the Passive Safety Systems division. The main focus of his activities were strategy, finances, investments, and customer relations. Dr. Michael Büchsner holds a degree in chemical engineering from the Technical University of Graz, at which he later completed a doctorate, and an Executive MBA awarded by the St. Gallen Institute.

Stefan Bauerreis

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

  • Born 1972, German citizen, degree in business administration
  • Management Board Member since 2022
  • At Stabilus since 2022
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Stefan Bauerreis (born 1972, German citizen) is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Stabilus SE. He joined the company's Management Board in June 2022. Previously, he worked for the Schaeffler Group since 2000, where he held various management positions in finance and was most recently CFO of the Europe region (incl. Africa, Arab countries as well as India up to and including 2019) from 2014 until he joined Stabilus. Prior to this, he was CFO of the Germany region for a total of six years and from 2003 to 2009 he was Head of Corporate Accounting and Chief Accountant of the Schaeffler Group. He started his career in 1998 at Mannesmann Internal Audit GmbH.  Stefan Bauerreis holds a degree in business administration from Otto Friedrich University of Bamberg with a focus on finance, corporate management and controlling as well as taxes and auditing.

Mark Wilhelms

EMEA and HR (CFO until May 2022)

  • Born 1960, German citizen, degree in Process Engineering and Economics
  • Management Board Member since 2014
  • At Stabilus since 2009
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Mark Wilhelms (born 1960, German citizen) is reponsible for the EMEA region and HR, he was appointed to the Management Board in 2014 and was Stabilus Chief Financial Officer until May 2022. With 25 years of experience in the automotive industry, Mr. Wilhelms joined Stabilus in 2009 from FTE Automotive, where he served as Chief Financial Officer for six years. From 2007, he was also head of the NAFTA region at FTE. Prior to that, he held various management positions in finance, plant and marketing at various locations over his 17-year career at Ford. He holds a degree in process engineering as well as a degree in economics. Since 2018 he has been member of the Supervisory Board, the Audit and the Strategy Committee of NORMA Group SE. Since July 2021 he has been Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Novem Group S.A. Since June 2022 he has been Member of Board of Directors of Kongsberg Automotive ASA. Mr. Wilhelms also holds further management positions within the Stabilus Group. 

 

Andreas Sievers

Group Accounting & Strategic Finance Projects

  • Born 1970, German citizen, degree in business administration
  • Management Board Member since 2016
  • At Stabilus since 2016
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Andreas Sievers (born 1970, German citizen) is the Director Group Accounting and Strategic Finance Projects of the Stabilus Group. Mr. Sievers joined Stabilus in 2016. From 2010 to 2015 he worked for the Schaeffler Group as Vice President Accounting Excellence and External Reporting and Vice President Accounting Projects. Prior to that he served as a German and U.S. Certified Public Accountant including positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers AG and Deloitte GmbH. He holds a degree in business administration and passed exams as a U.S and German Certified Public Accountant in 2002 and 2004, respectively. Mr. Sievers also holds further management positions within the Stabilus Group.

 

Andreas Schröder

Group Financial Reporting

  • Born 1978, German citizen, degree in business administration
  • Management Board Member since 2014
  • At Stabilus since 2010
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Andreas Schröder (born 1978, German citizen) is the Group Financial Reporting Director and was appointed to the Management Board in 2014. Mr. Schröder joined Stabilus in 2010. Prior to that, he worked for several years in assurance and advisory business services at Ernst & Young. He holds a degree in business administration. Mr. Schröder also holds further management positions within the Stabilus Group.

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Stabilus SE