Prof. Dr. Klaus-G. Meng (Chairman)
Klaus-G. Meng was born in 1959 and is Chairman of Management Board of the SCISYS Deutschland GmbH in Bochum. He studied electrical engineering at University of Bochum and graduated as PhD in the field of the optic communication engineering in 1987. As student he began to market his ideas in the field of meteorological satellite remote sensing. This led to the creation of VCS. Since 1993 Klaus-G. Meng has been lecturing on satellite communication at the University of Dortmund. In 2003 he received an honorary professorship. As of 2009 Klaus-G. Meng joined the board of the parent company SciSys plc. Since July 2012 he manages the M&A-activities of the SCISYS Group as Executive Director. By the end of 2011 the VCS AG was converted into the SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. Klaus-G. Meng has been appointed Chairman of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH.
Sandra Krewerth (CFO)
Sandra Krewerth, née Roth, is member of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. She was born in Austria in 1968 and lives in Germany since 1973.
After the “Abitur” she decided to study economics with main focus on cost accounting and foreign trade at Fachhochschule Bochum. After obtaining the final degree Graduate in Business in summer 1991 she started working for the newly founded company certoplast Vorwerk & Sohn GmbH, a supplier for the automotive industry based in Wuppertal. She implemented financial and cost accounting and since 1992 headed the finance and accounting department.
After obtaining the additional qualification Certified Management Accountant in 1998 she changed to VCS Nachrichtentechnik GmbH in Bochum, initially working as accountant and payroll manager. In 1999 she assumed the position head of business administration. Since 2007 she is proxy of VCS Aktiengesellschaft (legal successor of VCS Nachrichtentechnik GmbH). At the beginning of April 2014 Sandra Krewerth was appointed member of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH.
Dr. Karl-W. Pieper (COO)
Karl-W. Pieper, born in 1958, is member of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. He studied electrical engineering at University of Dortmund and obtained his PhD in Communications Engineering in 1992. In 1992 he joined VCS as a systems engineer. He was head of department for project management of all radio projects since 1995. From 1999 until 2002 he was head of our sales department in the media division. Since 2002 he is director of the business unit Media Broadcasting Solutions. As of 2009 he joined the management board of VCS AG. By the end of 2011 the VCS AG was converted into the SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. Karl-W. Pieper was appointed member of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH.
Dr. Horst Wulf (COO)
Horst Wulf, born in 1958, is member of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. He studied electrical engineering at the University of Dortmund and obtained his PhD in optical communications engineering in 1990. From 1992, one year after joining VCS, until 1999 he was head of the department for system integration and project execution. Additionally, he managed the VCS unit for information and communication infrastructure. During this time, Horst Wulf significantly formed the technological orientation and competence to solutions at VCS. 1999 he became director of the VCS business unit Space. Since September 2008, Dr Wulf is appointed as Director of Operations, SciSys Space Division. The SciSys Space division comprises the space business activities of SciSys UK Ltd. and of VCS AG. As of 2009 he joined the management board of VCS AG. By the end of 2011 the VCS AG was converted into the SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. Horst Wulf was appointed member of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. Horst Wulf is member of the BDLI group “Forum Raumfahrt”.
Ulli Leibnitz (COO)
Ulli Leibnitz was born 1966 and is member of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. He studied aerospace engineering with the focus on drive engineering at the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Munich. His professional career started 1985 with his qualification for the officer career within the German Air Force. After his active service in the army, Ulli Leibnitz led the subsidiary of an international consulting company in Berlin from 1994 to 1995. End of 1995 he pursue his passion for Space and strengthened the sales team in the SPACE division at VCS as Account Manager. With the mission to establish the Space business step-by-step, Ulli Leibnitz took over the sales-related leadership for this business in 1999.
As Deputy Director of the SPACE Division of VCS and as “Director Business Development” since 2009, Ulli Leibnitz influenced essentially the strategic and sales-related alignment of the Space business of the SCISYS Deutschland GmbH at the locations Bochum and Darmstadt. In the position as “Director Space Germany” his area of responsibility has been extended also to the operational business at the location in Bochum since 2012. With the beginning of 2018 Ulli Leibnitz was appointed member of the Management Board of SCISYS Deutschland GmbH. For more than 15 years he actively contributes to national and international industrial-political committees to strengthen space activities in and outside of Germany.
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