The management of GOFA consists of Dipl.-Eng. Thilo Wenath, Dipl.-Kfm. Alexander Schramm and lr. Hans Lonsain.
Thilo Wenath studied mechanical engineering at the RWTH in Aachen and after that he worked in the institute for welding technology of RWTH. He has been with our company since 1996. In 2014 in the course of a generation change he became the company´s Technical Managing Director as the successor of Heinz Janssen. By key developments and products Thilo Wenath has brought the company to a technical leading position.
Alexander Schramm studied business economics at the University of Cologne. Before he assumed responsibility at GOFA in the course of the leadership succession in 2012, he was, among other positions, managing director of several large vehicle manufacturers and automotive companies, including the globally acting group of companies Blaupunkt and Kathrein Automotive.
Hans Lonsain possesses many years of professional experience in the cryogenic gases sector and is in association with his employment as European manager in the division "Distribution & Storage" also managing director of the three European works Chart Ferox, GOFA Gocher Fahrzeugbau and Flow Instruments.
The management board is supported in technical issues by the former co-owner and Technical Managing Director Heinz Janssen, who stepped back from the management board in 2014.