The management of Vecoplan AG

We focus on our entrepreneurial success by developing strategies that pay off for you in the long term. Whether it’s the quality of our machines and systems, customer service, research & development or our employees – as our customer, you’ll benefit across the board from our long-term thinking.

The Managing Board


In November 2012, Werner Berens began his work at Vecoplan as a board member. Since then, the CEO has led the company's fortunes with great commitment and foresight and has been able to continuously increase Vecoplan's success. He gained his experience during many years of employment in the plastics and rubber industry in an international market environment. Among other things, he was responsible for product/material development, production, sales and later general management in various locations worldwide.


Ina Hannen has been the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Vecoplan since October 2022 and is responsible for the areas of finance, controlling and IT. The finance manager has over 30 years of experience in all areas of finance and has been able to prove her expertise in several management positions in trading, packaging, supplier and paper companies. In addition to a degree in economics and the tax advisor exam, she can boast several internationally recognised certificates and exams in the entire spectrum of finance.

The Corporate Divisions

Martina Schmidt - Recycling | Waste

Martina Schmidt has been Head of the Recycling | Waste Business Unit since 2018. She is a true sales professional with outstanding market knowledge. She benefits from her more than 30 years of experience at Vecoplan: From training to divisional management, she has passed through all development stages in sales until today.

Dirk Müller  - Wood | Biomass

In 1994, Dirk Müller joined Vecoplan in product development and acquired an enormous amount of expertise, which supported him when he transitioned to sales. He quickly became an expert in the field of Wood | Biomass and has been successfully managing this business unit since 2012.

Jochen Pfeil - Service

In 2020, Jochen Pfeil took over the management of the Service business unit, which at Vecoplan covers the topics of customer service, parts, assembly and commissioning. Before that, he took on responsibility in a wide range of functions over 30 years at Vecoplan and therefore has excellent product knowledge as well as complex process knowledge.