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Who we are

When your business depends on mission-critical processes you cannot afford to take chances. You need a partner you can rely on one hundred percent to keep things running. Whenever. Wherever. And with whatever it takes.

We are Schenck Process – and every day, we stake our reputation on being that partner for you. We are a global market leader for sustainable, integrated measuring and process technology solutions with 140 years of unrivaled experience. And we have a passion for solving complex problems that runs through our DNA. Our passion is the driving force behind our process for transforming your processes. It fuels all aspects of how we work with you, every step of the way, to deliver the fully customized process solutions your business depends on. And it burns brightest in the can-do mindset we bring to each and every new challenge our customers set us.

In a world that is becoming more dynamic, digital and complex every single day, it takes more than know-how and responsiveness to overcome these challenges. It takes a partner with a special kind of passion that will always go the extra mile to truly make processes work.

Let’s make your processes work – together.


> 2,900 global experts

Our diverse team brings the international know-how and collective passion that is essential for making processes work.


> 530 innovative patents and counting

Our passion for continuous innovation never stops – with an ever-growing range of optimized solutions to meet every need.


Locations in 21 countries on 5 continents

Our passion for being truly hands-on means we are always available – wherever and whenever you need us most.

We’re all about finding the best way together

What we stand for

Our passion for solving complex problems means we never dare to stand still. And it shapes our unique cultural mindset of always going the extra mile to deliver continuous improvement in everything we do. Especially in four key areas:

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Understanding needs

Every customer’s needs are different. But the key to making processes work is always the same. You need to truly understand them in order to transform them.

Driving innovation

Gaining a competitive edge in today’s digital world requires an expert fusion of mechanical and data-driven innovations. With our Schenck Process NEXT solutions, we help you reap the rewards of digital transformation.

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Staying competitive

Delivering greater efficiency for you means we always practice what we preach when it comes to optimizing our own processes.

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Nurturing talent

It’s the know-how and passion of our people that make your processes work. That’s why we do everything we can to continuously nurture their talent.

Our management team

Meet the leaders who guide our passion for solving complex challenges – and empower us to deliver continuous improvement in everything we do. 

Our President and CEO Keith Cochrane
Keith Cochrane

Chief Executive Officer

Our President and CEO since March 2019, Keith was formerly Non Executive Chairman of our Advisory Board.

Our CFO Thomas Spitzenpfeil
Thomas Spitzenpfeil

Chief Financial Officer

Thomas has been leading our Global Finance, Legal / IP and IT teams since October 2018.

Our President AMS Jay Brown
Jay Brown

President AMS

Jay took over as President of the AMS region in August 2019, prior to which he lead our global business strategy for food, chemicals and plastics.

Our President EMEA Christoph Haar
Christoph Haar

President EMEA

Christoph was appointed as President of our EMEA business in August 2019. He is the signing Managing Director with responsibility for our European Legal Entity.

Terese Withington
Terese Withington

President APAC

Terese joined Schenck Process in August 2021 and leads our APAC region.

Our CHRO Heike Decker
Heike Decker

Chief Human Resources Officer

Heike joined us in June 2019 and is responsible for nurturing our global talent in every way she can.

Our CTO Peter Groll
Peter Groll

Chief Technology Officer

Peter has been our CTO since August 2019. He is the driving force behind all aspects of our product, technology, digitalization and software development.

Our President APAC Edgar Blum
Edgar Blum

Chief Commercial Officer

Edgar joined us in 1991 and is responsible for driving our commercial and aftermarket strategy – and directing our product- and key account management.

We’re there for you

Partnership for us means always being on hand to support you whenever and wherever you need us. With our global network of locations and expert partners, we make sure we are always right by your side.

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