In his position as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), he will automatically become a member of the Conzzeta AG Management Group.
Burghard Schneider studied at Munich Technical University where he gained his doctorate in the field of machine construction, which focused on process optimization. His experience in the glass industry sector was gained through scientific cooperation projects.
Subsequently, during a ten year period, he then held a number of senior posts at the German specialist glass manufacturer Schott AG. Whilst there, both technologically and regionally, he opened up new markets for the company.
Most recently, Burghard Schneider worked for the international Felss Group, which is actively involved in machinery and systems engineering.
„For me glass is a fascinating material that offers numerous processing possibilities“, says Schneider. „ I believe there are further sustainable options for manufacturing flat glass products that will yield many customer benefits. All of these can be achieved even more efficiently whilst still being of the highest quality, with Bystronic glass offering viable solutions to customers in the future. From concept and subsequent machine or plant manufacture through to after sales services and on-site consultancy, we will prove to be the right partner for discerning international customers. We will demonstrate to those who have a progressive approach that they can discuss their requirements and future aspirations with us.“
About Bystronic glass
Bystronic glass symbolizes innovation with machinery, systems and services for the processing of architectural and automotive glass focussed on tomorrow’s market. From basic requirements through to entire, customized installations Bystronic glass provides pioneering solutions – naturally, all in the highest quality. Bystronic glass is an international brand with globally operating companies that support their customers on site and through own sales and service companies. Since 1994, Bystronic glass is part of the Conzzeta AG, a renowned Swiss industrial holding company.