Director Björn Currle
Certified engineer · Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering

"Think outside the box – only by seeing the bigger picture and being willing to move away from conventional ways of doing things can you really succeed in coming up with innovative solutions that have lasting value!"

Core compe­tences:
Sales and supply chain · Six Sigma expert

Björn spent more than ten years working in the automotive and metal­working industries, which also gave him his expertise in key areas of inter­national technical sales and engineering consul­tancy. He has several years’ experience of working as a key account manager in technical engine and cast part sales.

E-Mail: bjoern.currle@gundc.ch
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Director André Grethler
Degree in Business Adminis­tration · Degree in Business Infor­mation Systems

"Unused creativity is the greatest waste of all."

Core compe­tences:
Production and quality · Six Sigma expert

André embarked on his career in 1999 as a project manager introducing ERP and data warehouse systems. As departmental manager for an inter­national automotive supplier, he was responsible for technical start-ups, relocations and the establish­ment of new plants. After spending a year in management consultancy, he returned to manu­facturing as the chief executive of an aluminium die-casting foundry in France (500 employees). He has also qualified as a Six Sigma Black Belt.

E-Mail: andre.grethler@gundc.ch

Director Thomas Kiefer
Degree in Business Administration

"Recruiting the right person is half way there to having the right skills."

Core compe­tences:
Staff recruitment · Project acquisition

In over 25 years spent working in the automotive supply industry, his roles have included line management responsibility for the production, work scheduling, logistics, sales and marketing divisions in an inter­national corporate group. From 2004 he was CEO and a delegate on the board of a global group of companies in Switzer­land. He is also a partner in a highly respected, success­ful HR consul­tancy in Switzer­land.

E-Mail: thomas.kiefer@gundc.ch