Get to know responsible management persons at STAUFF Germany

Dr Dominik F. P. Joachim

  • Chief Executive Officer STAUFF Germany
    (Spokesman of the Management)
  • Managing Director STAUFF Group

Dr Dominik F. P. Joachim has been Managing Director of the global STAUFF Group since 2023 and is also responsible for the business of STAUFF Germany as Chief Executive Officer and Spokesman of the Management. He has been with STAUFF since 2017 and, as Chief Business Development Officer, is responsible for the global business development of the STAUFF Group as well as global product management. He will continue in this role.

One of his main focuses is on consistently aligning the company with customer requirements and further expanding its leading position in the relevant target markets.

Dr Dominik F. P. Joachim holds a doctorate in engineering.

Dr Matthias Papenfuß

  • Managing Director STAUFF Germany
  • Managing Director STAUFF Group

After working as a corporate attorney, holding different strategic and operating positions in industry, trade and consulting and being managing partner of a consulting firm and a member of the supervisory board of several companies, Dr Matthias Papenfuß has been Managing Director of STAUFF Germany and the worldwide STAUFF Group since 2016.

One of his main focus areas in this role are the verification and optimisation of overarching structures and processes with the objective of increasing efficiency.

Dr Matthias Papenfuß holds a doctorate in law.

Helmut Ahrens

  • Managing Director STAUFF Germany

Graduate economist Helmut Ahrens has been working for the STAUFF Group in different leadership roles in Germany and abroad since 1999, including several years as Managing Director in China and Asia. 

Since his return to Germany in 2017, he has been a member of management of STAUFF Germany with a focus on sales and systems engineering.

Carsten Krenz

  • Managing Director STAUFF Germany

Carsten Krenz is a graduate engineer in the field of production engineering and can look back on several decades of relevant professional and leadership experience in the areas of production and logistics. He has been working for STAUFF in Germany since 2012 initially as a plant manager.

He has been a member of management of STAUFF Germany with a focus on production and logistics since 2015. 

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