Since July 2015, Dr. Frank Stieler (born in 1958) has been Chief Executive Officer of the KraussMaffei Group, one of the world’s leading suppliers of machinery and systems for manufacturing plastics and rubber products. Over the last 20 years, Dr. Stieler has held numerous leadership positions with international industrial companies – focusing on machinery and plant engineering.
Amongst others, he worked for Siemens and Hochtief as well as for Lurgi (today Air Liquid Group). At Siemens, Dr. Stieler built the Oil and Gas business. At Hochtief AG, where he was appointed CEO in 2011, he created structures for profitable growth.
Dr. Stieler studied law at Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University in Frankfurt am Main, where he earned his PhD in 1985.