Dr.-Ing. Andreas Bröcker

Angestellt, CEO | Chairman of the Executive Board, ROSEN SWISS AG

Nidwalden, Switzerland


Technology and Innovation Management
Manage Global Production Networks
Green Hydrogen
Digitalization (Digital Transformation)


Professional experience for Dr.-Ing. Andreas Bröcker

  • Current 1 year and 4 months, since Jun 2022

    CEO | Chairman of the Executive Board


    As CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of ROSEN GROUP, I define my purpose and that of my company as “securing a sustainable future - empowered by technology”. We want our customers to be able to transport energy and resources safely and reliably AND we want to be the best in the world at what we do. That is what we stand for. For me, innovative technology and high-tech solutions are the most powerful tools to address most urgent challenges humankind is facing. So, let's push forward into the future.

  • 5 years and 8 months, Oct 2016 - May 2022

    Senior Vice President Technology & Innovation (CTO)

    The Linde Group

    Define and manage the #technology portfolio and #innovation roadmap of LINDE. Prepare LINDE to enter future growth fields and to expand successfully in growing markets. Boost #Digitalization and develop new business models. Energize the creative streak and empower the innovation performance engine to get the rubber on the road. Manage global R&D centers and technology centers at customer sites around the world. Member of Supervisory Boards and shareholder representative of various subsidiaries / start-ups.

  • 5 years and 3 months, Jul 2011 - Sep 2016


    thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG - UHDE High Pressure Technologies GmbH

    Successful execution of #transformation and #turnaround processes and optimization/digitalization processes, resulting in high performance organization and significant profitable growth. Drive business development and transformation process from a specialized plant manufacturer towards an integrated engineering solution provider. Increase business volume by strategic expansion into new industry segments and marketplaces.

  • 3 years and 6 months, Jan 2008 - Jun 2011

    CTO / COO

    thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG - UHDE High Pressure Technologies GmbH

    Increase productivity/efficiency and business performance (KPI) by restructuring of resources, focusing the product portfolio, implementing stringent standardization, driving digital transformation (Digitalization) etc. Boosting business through a collaborative production network and forceful Supply Chain Management with sustainable impact on cost reduction and minimized lead times.

  • 2 years and 5 months, Aug 2005 - Dec 2007

    Manager International Manufacturing

    thyssenkrupp Elevator AG

    Manage a synergetic and synchronized world-wide production network between five production sites in Asia, Europe, and the USA (3200 staff and 600 Mio EURO turnover). Responsible for the set-up of a new production site in China (1400 staff) and the production ramp-up of a new product line in China.

  • 6 years, Sep 1999 - Aug 2005

    Senior Consultant

    Fraunhofer IAO

    Consult large companies in #restructuring/#transforming their global R&D and production networks. Key projects were in Europe, Asia/Pacific (#China) and the USA. Manage the business development Asia/Pacific for FHG-IAO. Visiting professor for Industrial Engineering and Innovation/Technology Management at various universities worldwide.

  • 1 year and 11 months, Oct 1997 - Aug 1999

    Consultant | Researcher

    Fraunhofer IAO / Universität Stuttgart IAT

    Optimize and transform multi-national Engineering and Production networks of large companies. Develop digital roadmaps for large international companies and implement IT systems, incl. re-organization and process optimization. Main branches Aeronautics, Automotive and Machine Building Industry.

Educational background for Dr.-Ing. Andreas Bröcker

  • 2013 - 2013

    IMD Business School - Lausanne (CH)

  • 2011 - 2011

    European School of Business & Management SE - Berlin (GER)

  • 2010 - 2010

    The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) - London (UK)

  • 2009 - 2009

    Harvard Business School Executive Education - Boston (USA)

  • 2007 - 2007

    Ashridge Executive Education, Hult Intern. Business School - Ashridge (UK)

  • 2003 - 2003


    University of Stuttgart // Fraunhofer Gesellschaft

  • 1990 - 1997

    Mechanical Engineering // Innovation and Technology Management

    University of Kassel

    MSc Mechanical Engineering // MSc Innovation and Technology Management


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • Swedish


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