Herrenknecht, Martin - from Germany
Country of meeting: in the year 2014-2015
Entrepreneur. He is the founder (1977) and CEO of Herrenknecht AG, a manufacturer of tunnel boring machines. In 1975 Martin Herrenknecht started his own business with the engineering office Martin Herrenknecht in Lahr. In 1977 he founded Herrenknecht GmbH, Tunnelvortriebstechnik / Lahr. Since he received no loan from the banks, his mother Elsa helped him out with a loan for the minimum contribution of DM 25,000 to the share capital. In 1980 he moved the company to Schwanau and in 1998 he converted the GmbH into a non-listed AG. At the end of 2015, the company had a workforce of 4955 employees.
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Förderer 5.000 € und mehr