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Pilz Management Board

Renate Pilz

Renate Pilz, Chair of the Board, Pilz GmbH & Co. KG

Renate Pilz, born 1940 in Göppingen, was chairing the company's advisory board from 1975 to 1994. Then she took over the management of Pilz GmbH & Co. KG as a Managing Partner. Together with her daughter Susanne Kunschert and son Thomas Pilz they form the management board. Here, the businesswoman is responsible for Product Management, Sales Management, Customer Support and Marketing. Renate Pilz also stands for the company's internationalisation, it is represented on all continents today.

At the end of 2017 Renate Pilz will retire from her operative role in the Management Board and transfer the management of the company completely to the children.

For her achievements for Baden-Württemberg and its population, she was awarded the Staufer medal in Gold in 2013.

Susanne Kunschert

Susanne Kunschert, Managing Partner, Pilz GmbH & Co. KG

Dipl. Business (Dipl. Kauffrau) Susanne Kunschert was born in Ostfildern in 1970. She studied business administration at the University of Regensburg. Initially she worked for Dürr in the USA and England, before moving to Ernst & Young in Stuttgart-Weilimdorf to work as an Assistant Auditor. Since 2002 she has been a Managing Partner at Pilz GmbH & Co. KG, where she is responsible for finance, controlling, human resources and organisation.

From 2018, Susanne Kunschert will assume the Product Management, Sales Management, Customer Support and Marketing from her mother Renate Pilz, who retires from her operative role in the Management Board.

Thomas Pilz

Thomas Pilz, Managing Partner, Pilz GmbH & Co. KG

Dipl. Business (Dipl.-Kaufmann) Thomas Pilz was born 1967 in Esslingen. He studied business administration at the University of Passau. From 1996 to 2005 he was Managing Director of Pilz Automation Safety L.P. in Canton, Michigan (USA), the subsidiary of Pilz in North America. Since 2005 he has been Managing Partner of Pilz GmbH & Co. KG. Here he is responsible for IT, Purchasing, Research & Development, Quality Management and Production.

 

Contact

Pilz Automation Safety L.P.
7150 Commerce Boulevard Canton
Michigan 48187
USA

Telephone: +1 734 354-0272
E-Mail: info@pilzusa.com