Marco R. Fuchs
Chief Executive Officer
Marco Fuchs, born in 1962, has been the CEO of OHB SE since 2000 and of OHB System AG since 2011. He studied law in Berlin, Hamburg and New York and was admitted to the bar and attorney-at-law. Subsequently, he worked as a lawyer at Jones Day in New York and Frankfurt. He has been Honorary Consul of the Republic of Italy in the State of Bremen since 2008 and, since 2017, vice president at the German Aerospace Industry Association BDLI.
Dr. Lutz Bertling
Member of the Management Board responsible for Strategy, Corporate Development and Digitalization
Dr. Lutz Bertling, born in 1962, has been member of the Management Board since April 2018. He was President of Bombardier Transportation Group, Berlin and Chief Operating Officer of Bombardier Inc., Montreal. From 1999 to 2013 Dr. Bertling joined the Airbus Group (formerly EADS), where from 2006 to 2013 he was the CEO of the Eurocopter Group responsible for Airbus' helicopter business. He was also a member of the board of the Airbus Group.
Chief Human Resources Officer
Klaus Hofmann, born in 1960, has been a member of the Management Board of OHB SE since 2015. Hofmann studied business administration at the University of Munich. He then worked as a research assistant at the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Neubiberg. From 1992 to 2011, Hofmann held various executive positions at EADS / Airbus. Prior to joining OHB SE, Hofmann was Senior Vice President at Wacker Chemie AG.
Chief Financial Officer
Kurt Melching, born in 1962, has been member of the Management Board since April 2018. He has been with the company since 1988 and has been the director of finance and controlling since then. Since 2012, Melching has been CFO of OHB System AG. Since 2004 he was also authorized representative of the parent company OHB SE.
Member of the Management Board responsible for Sustainability, Integrity, Legal and Corporate Security
Daniela Schmidt, born in 1982, has been a member of OHB SE's Management Board since 2022. She had been employed by OHB SE as legal counsel and corporate lawyer since 2014. Prior to this, Schmidt worked as a lawyer at the law firms Jones and White & Case LLP in Frankfurt. She completed her law studies with a focus on labor and business law at the University of Göttingen. In January 2019, Ms. Schmidt was appointed as a specialist attorney for international business law by the Hanseatic Lawyers' Association.