Info: IE Support



Peter Gerstmann_Porträt.jpeg

Peter Gerstmann

Chairman of the Management Board

"We always derive inspiration for creating durable solutions from our history, corporate culture, and strategy."

Group Development, Auditing, Corporate Communications

Strategic Business Units: Plant Engineering

Master of Business Administration

  • 2000: Joined Zeppelin as Financial Officer of Zeppelin Silo and Apparatetechnik GmbH (now Zeppelin Systems GmbH)
  • 2002: Managing Director of Zeppelin Silos & Systems GmbH 
  • 2006: Chairman of the Management Board of Zeppelin Silos & Systems GmbH 
  • 2007: Also: Managing Director of Zeppelin GmbH 
  • 2010: Chairman of the Management Board of Zeppelin GmbH
Fred Cordes Porträt.jpeg

Fred Cordes

Managing Director, COO


Sales, Marketing, Service

Strategic Business Units: Construction Equipment Germany / Austria and Construction Equipment International

Mechanical Engineer

  • 1995: Joined Zeppelin as sales engineer, Bremen branch, Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH
  • 1997: Head of spare parts sales and marketing
  • 2000: Branch manager Osnabrück
  • 2003: Branch manager Bremen, Osnabrück and Westerstede
  • 2004: Sales Director Northern Region
  • 2009: Director Sales and Marketing Germany; Member of the Management Board
  • 2012: Managing Director Sales Germany
  • 2017: Chairman of the Management Board of Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH as well as Head of the Strategic Business Unit Construction Equipment EU
  • 2023: Member of the Group Management Board

Christian Dummler

Managing Director/CFO

"Our financial strategy centers on protecting Zeppelin Group’s financial capability, and therefore stability, at all times, thus enabling us to act in the interests of our customers and employees."

Controlling, Finance, Legal, Real Estate Management and Corporate Social Responsibility

Strategic Business Unit: Power Systems

Certified Banking Specialist

  • 2003: Joined Zeppelin as Commercial Manager of MVS Zeppelin GmbH & Co. KG
  • 2005: Chief Commercial Officer of MVS Zeppelin GmbH & Co. KG
  • 2007: Commercial Managing Director of Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH
  • 2009–2011: Also, Managing Director of Zeppelin Rental GmbH and Head of Strategic Business Unit Rental
  • Since 2011: Managing Director and CFO of Zeppelin GmbH


Alexandra Mebus Porträt_1.jpeg

Alexandra Mebus

Managing Director and CHRO

"The Zeppelin Group’s success is based on the commitment of our employees. That is the reason why we do not only offer various professional trainings and programs, but also put a focus on reconciling family and work."

Human Resources, Human Resources Development, Compliance and Data Protection, Diversity, IT/Digital Business Management

Strategic Business Unit: Rental

Master of Business Administration, Diplom-Sozialpädagogin

  • 2002-2014: various HR positions at Robert Bosch GmbH, most recent position since 2011 HR Director Division „Bosch Service Solution“, Bosch Sicherheitstechnik GmbH, Frankfurt
  • 2014: Managing Director and Senior Vice President Human Resources, VOITH Turbo GmbH & Co. KG
  • 2017: additionally Head of HR and Managing Director Voith Digital Solutions GmbH
  • 2018: Managing Director and Director of Industrial Relations of Zeppelin GmbH (starting from July, 1)