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The EBZ Group is one of the top suppliers in the automotive industry. We owe this to the quality of our work in the fields of engineering, tool making, and plant construction. And above all, our approximately 1,300 employees. They are ultimately responsible for us being the number 1 point of contact for sophisticated tool, body-in-white, and assembly technology – a reputation we have had for decades.

Our wide range of services along the entire process chain, our global presence, and the know-how of our employees creates a portfolio like no other in the market. We leverage it to generate annual revenues of over 433 million euros, for example.

And we pride ourselves on being your reliable partner – with active professionalism, agility, and confidence in our expertise. Together with you, we will take on any challenge – regardless of its size. We take our promise seriously: Automotive. Challenge Accepted! It defines our quality standards down to the finest detail.



Thomas Bausch
Chairman of the Executive Board (CEO)

Thomas Bausch completed his training at Daimler AG in Sindelfingen and worked there for the first 11 years of his career. In 1993, Mr. Bausch founded Bausch & Lotze GmbH in Ravensburg together with Rainer Lotze. Under the chairmanship of Mr. Bausch, EBZ quickly developed into a global company with additional locations in Germany and abroad. After EBZ took over the ThyssenKrupp Drauz Nothelfer plant in Ravensburg in 2008, Mr. Bausch remained the chairman and majority shareholder of EBZ Group. He was also responsible for group-wide sales.

Alexander Schmeh
Executive Board Member (COO/Head of Technology)

After receiving a degree in mechanical engineering from Berufsakademie Ravensburg in the field of commissioning and process development, Alexander Schmeh began working at ThyssenKrupp Nothelfer. After having various project and department management functions in the company, Mr. Schmeh was part of the management buyout in the ThyssenKrupp Drauz Nothelfer takeover. Since 2008, Mr. Schmeh has been the member of the Executive Board responsible for the Group's technical departments and is also CEO of EBZ SysTec GmbH.

Markus Müller
Executive Board Member (CFO)

Markus Müller began his career at EBZ Group after receiving a degree in business administration from Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) in Ravensburg and working as Head of Finance and Accounting in the Controlling Department at Zeppelin Systems GmbH in Friedrichshafen. Mr. Müller has fortified the three-person Executive Board team since October 2013 and is responsible for the entire field of commerce.