Guido Kleinschmidt

Member of the Managing Board
SMS group GmbH

1968 Born in Hattingen (Ruhr), Germany
1988 Compulsory military service
1989 Student of Metallurgy and Materials Technology at the Technical University of Aachen (RWTH), Germany
1994 Graduate Engineer (Dipl.-Ing.) in Ferrous Metallurgy
1997 Doctorate (Dr.-Ing.) at the Technical University of Aachen (RWTH)
1994 Research Associate at the Institute of Ferrous Metallurgy
1997 Senior Specialist for Strategic Analysis at Mannesmann Demag AG, Duisburg
1998 Commissioning Engineer, Steelworks Plant and Equipment
2000 Senior Specialist, Steelworks Process Engineering at SMS Demag AG
2002 Deputy General Manager, Development Steelworks Technology
2003 Deputy General Manager, Sales Integrated Steel Plants
2004 General Manager. Sales Steelworks
2007 Vice President, Turnkey Services, Authorized Signatory
2008 Executive Vice President, Steelmaking/Continuous Casting Technology Division
2012 Member of the Managing Board of SMS Siemag AG
Director, Paul Wurth SA, Luxembourg, Chairman, Metix SA South Africa
2015 Member of the Managing Board of SMS group GmbH
Chairman SMS Concast AG, Switzerland




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