Bühler to recommend Rainer Schulz as management board member
The Bühler Group is proposing Rainer Schulz, former CEO of Rehau as a new member of the Swiss-headquartered company’s board of directors.
Schulz, 54, is a Swiss national, married, and lives with his family in the region of Emmental. After obtaining a degree in production technology, for which he was awarded the promotion prize of the Association of German Engineers VDI, Rainer Schulz first held various materials management and production supply chain positions in the electronics and mechanical engineering industries.
Since 1995, he has acted as head of production and later as general head of purchasing in charge of global procurement at the jet engine builder BMW Rolls-Royce AeroEngines. In 2001, Rainer Schulz moved on to the global Rehau, which specialises in industrial services and solutions. As chief operating officer, he was in charge within the context of the company management of the engineering, production, and materials management functions. In 2010, Rainer Schulz was appointed chief executive officer of the Rehau Group, a position he held until mid-2018.
With his appointment, the board of directors is winning an experienced business expert with an impressive industrial track record who will ensure continuity in the further development of Bühler’s operations.