Dr. Christoph Schmidt

Engineering project manager in Kassel, Deutschland

Dr. Christoph Schmidt

Engineering project manager in Kassel, Deutschland

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Christoph is working as an engineering project manager and project leader at the German K+S Group (K+S AG) in Kassel, managing projects in the potash and (pharma) salt industry. Before that he spent 13 years in the IT business as an consultant, project manager and head of IT department; and he was project manager of a scientific network in the nanotechnology sector. Christoph studied physics and also finished his Doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in physics.

The K+S Group is one of the world's leading suppliers of standard and speciality fertilizers and salt. In the salt business, measured by production capacity, K+S is the world’s leading producer with sites in Europe as well as North and South America. K+S offers a comprehensive range of goods and services for agriculture, industry and private consumers which provides growth opportunities in almost every sphere of daily life. Worldwide, the K+S Group has more than 14,000 employees and achieved revenues of about € 4.0 billion in 2012. The K+S stock (WKN: KSAG88, ISIN: DE000KSAG888) is the only commodities value listed in the German stock index DAX.

Private, Christoph is interested in cars and likes tinkering on his VW beetles or Ford Mustang or deals with the expansion of his personal automotive workshop.

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