Our Board of Directors is made up of experienced leaders who bring a wide range of skills and experience to the table. Each of them has a unique background ranging from sales and finance to production techniques and logistics. Combining these different strengths and focusing them on the further development of the company is one of the prerequisites for our success.
With the customer in focus and a powerful team behind them, they share a common vision to continue to move the company forward successfully and sustainably.
Sales and Marketing
Mr Tim Herder (born 1982) completed his dual studies in business administration at the University of Applied Sciences in Bergisch Gladbach in 2006.
During his studies, he gained his first professional experience in sales and marketing at LTU International Airways and BMW in Germany and abroad.
From 2007 to 2011 he worked for Mazda Motor Europe GmbH and Mazda Motors (Deutschland) GmbH in Leverkusen, focusing on project management and sales.
At the end of 2011, he moved to A.S. Création, where he became Head of Sales "Export" in 2015. Since 1 May 2022, he has been responsible for Sales and Marketing as a member of the Managing Board.
Since January 1, 2024, Mr Herder has additionally assumed the duties of the Chairman of the Managing Board.
Finances and Controlling
Mr Krämer (born 1968) completed his studies in business administration at the University of Cologne and the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC), Paris, in 1993.
During his studies, he gained his first professional experience in controlling and accounting at the HANIEL Group in Germany and abroad. From 1994 to 1999 he worked for Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH, Duisburg, in the central business administration department, which he eventually headed.
Mr Krämer joined A.S. Création on January 1, 2000. He has been a member of the Managing Board of A.S. Création Tapeten AG since April 1, 2001 and is responsible for Finance and Controlling.
Production and Logistics
Mr Suskas (born in 1974) completed his training as a tool mechanic in 1995 and continued his education through extra-occupational studies to become an industrial foreman and technical business economist (IHK).
From 1991 to 2010, Mr Suskas was employed by the ALCAN Group, where he held various management positions in production and logistics and finally took over the management of Ohler Verpackungen in Plettenberg.
Mr Suskas then moved to Mayr Melnhof AG where he was most recently Managing Director of the Bielefeld site.
Since April 1, 2013, Mr Suskas has been working for A.S. Création Tapeten AG and is responsible for production and logistics as a member of the Managing Board.