curriculum vitae

Carl-Dieter Wuppermann



married too Gabriele Wuppermann, nee Hense


2 grown up children

Carola Dora und Claas Dennis

1968 - 1977

Since 2002

April 2009

1973 - 1977

1977 - 1991

1991 - 1995

1995 - 2005

2005 - 2008

2005 - 2009

2008 - 2010

2009 - 2010

Since June 2010

RWTH Aachen university, Aachen Dipl.-Ing. mechanical engineering (production engineering), Dr.-Ing.(technical/economical thesis), MBA

visiting lecturer  at the Institute of Metal Forming

Honorar-Professor der Fakultät Georessourcen und Werkstofftechnik

Honorary professor faculty of georesources and materials engineering

Research Institute „Structure of the International Steel Industry“, RWTH Aachen university Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr.-Ing. E. h. Dr. h. c. Hermann Schenck

Mannesmannroehren-Werke AG, Düsseldorf und Muelheim/Germany, several jobs learned from scratch: from production engineer, plant and executive assistant, technical customer services for oil field and line pipe(OCTG) until the last position as plant manager, chief engineer of the area seamless tube 7 "to 14" with processing and finishing

Thyssen Edelstahlwerke AG Krefeld/Thyssen Stahl AG Duisburg/ Krupp Thyssen Nirosta GmbH Bochum (5 production locations, 3.500 workers) Technical Director „Stainless Flat“

EBG GmbH/Stahlwerke Bochum AG (stock listed), Bochum, and later ThyssenKrupp Electrical Steel GmbH, Essen Member of the Board with plants at Bochum and Gelsenkirchen/Germany, negotiation, acquisition and responsibility for plants in Isbergues/France, Nashik/India, Terni/Italy

Stahl-Zentrum, Düsseldorf

(coordination technology including the Max Planck Institute for Iron Research, and representation of the steel industry of Germany in Europe and worldwide)

general manager Steel Institute VDEh

managing director VDEh-Institute for Applied Research GmbH BFI

executive member of the Managing Board Steel Institute VDEh

board chairman VDEh-Institute for Applied Research GmbH BFI

independent technical / economical consultant





World Steel Association

International Society of Steel Institutes (ISSI)

Steel Business Briefing


International Steel Statistics Bureau

Research Fund or Coal and Steel - CORDIS