Frank Stefan Runte

COO Bystronic glass



“The continually expanding Chinese market and consequential expectation of the local customers define the framework conditions of my work at the technology centre in Shanghai. It is our task to commercially translate these successfully into high quality products that are in line with market requirements. Important cornerstones of our success are the application of modern industrial standards and the ever-readiness to change on the part of our Chinese employees – and this will continue to be the case in the future.“

Frank Stefan Runte has been Managing Director of Bystronic Machinery in Shanghai since January 2016. Previously, he held various roles in a diverse range business units and production areas within the mechanical engineering and automotive supplier industries. There his responsibilities included adapting towards changed market demands to increase profitability according to expectations. Frank Stefan Runte is a trained ISO 9001 & 16949 auditor, an environment manager and a systemic consultant for human resources and organisation development.