Gustav Wiegard MASCHINENFABRIK is a German family-owned company based on more than 100 years of experience and tradition. Alexander and Gustav Wiegard have been managing the technology business for 20 years in the 4th generation. Both brothers are proven experts in their particular fields. Facing global competition they are more committed than ever to the high quality standard "made in Germany".
Managing director with main focus on sales, industrial engineering and R&D
Completed vocational training as cutting machine operator / turning technology
Engineering studies at the university of applied sciences in Bochum
Degree in engineering: Diplom-Ingenieur, FH
Expert committee of the VDEh Steel Institute
Managing director with main focus on strategy development, sales and marketing and financing
Westphalian Wilhelms University (WWU) graduate, Münster
Degree in business administration: Diplom-Kaufmann
Alumni of the Harvard Business School (OPM 44 – Owner/President Management Program executive education program. Graduation: Class of 2014).
Two-year stay abroad: Venezuela, France, Spain and Brazil
Entrepreneur of the year 2007 in Witten: "Innovative ways of management", "transfer of experience from retiring employees to younger employees"