Our Management

The thyssenkrupp Marine Systems management board represents our core strengths. We are proud of the technical expertise of our engineers and keep fostering innovation within our company. Because with thinking ahead we are able to shape the future of naval technology together with our customers. We maintain and value close and vivid communication within thyssenkrupp Marine Systems and with customers worldwide – creating proximity and trust: the key components of building solid customer relationships and creating products that meet and even exceed the requirements of those who work with us. 

thyssenkrupp Marine Systems Executive Board:

Dr. Rolf Wirtz
CEO

"We think about making the future available today, in order to shape it together with our customers.“

Dr. Sebastian Schulte
CFO

"For making growth profitable, we work at all levels to optimize our performance."

Dr. Alexander Orellano
COO

"To our decisive success factors I count the innovative strength of our engineers and many years of experience of our craftsman in shipbuilding."

Bernd Hartmann
CHRO

"We are not only technological Market leader in naval shipbuilding, but also one of the most attractive employers in Northern Germany.“

Andreas Burmester
CPO

"thyssenkrupp Marine Systems symbolizes customer proximity and technological excellence and supplies products for all those who expect 100% reliability and safety.“

Our mission: becoming the most modern naval company in Europe

We consistently work to optimize the basis of our key strengths: shipyard and shipbuilding and further drive innovation to create the future of naval technology. 

Did you know? We are the only German systems provider for submarines, surface ships, and maritime electronics. In our digital shipyard customers can experience our roots, tradition and craftsmanship of shipbuilding that come together with state-of-the-art technology.

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