What became of?

Wilhem Schmid

Wilhelm Schmid has been managing director of the luxury watch manufacturer A. Lange & Söhne since 2011. After graduating from the Faculty of Business Studies in 1989, he worked for thirteen years in various management positions in marketing, sales and controlling at "The Burmah Oil Deutschland GmbH (Burmah-Castrol)" . For nine years, he then managed the commercial operations of the BMW automotive group as Head of Sales and Distribution Trade Organisations in Germany and Head of Sales and Marketing on the South African market.


Sven Wiechert

Sven Wiechert began his career as a consultant at Pixelpark AG after graduating from the faculty in 2000. From 2002 to 2008 he then worked at Beiersdorf AG for the brands NIVEA, Labello and 8x4, first as Junior Manager Consumer Relationship & Interactive Brand Management, then as Product Manager and later as Head of eBrand Management - Senior International eBrand Manager. This was followed by a sabbatical and three years at L'Oréal Deutschland GmbH, where he worked as Group Manager Internet & CRM L'ORÉAL PARiS and Director Digital Media L'ORÉAL Deutschland. In 2010, Sven Wiechert founded the online shop Lieblingstasche together with his wife Simone Wiechert, which he has been managing since 2013. He focuses in particular on online marketing.


Ruth Bültmann

With more than 15 years in leading positions as Director and Managing Director in the Luxembourg banking and investment fund industry, Ruth Bültmann has extensive professional experience in the financial sector of renowned financial institutions. After successfully completing her studies in the Franco-German course of study "Wirtschaft" at the Faculty of Business Studies and the École Supérieure de Commerce de Compiègne, the Aachen native started her professional career in auditing at PWC in Luxembourg. From 1999 onwards, she was head of the investment fund business of DZ BANK International S.A. as a department director and deputy department head. At the same time, she completed her MBA with honors at the University of Wales in 2005. Between 2006 and 2011, as Managing Director, she played a key role in the successful establishment and expansion of two Luxembourg investment companies and their processes; first at UniCredit Group and then at Assenagon Asset Management. Since 2011 she has been a partner at Deloitte Tax & Consulting in Luxembourg.


Learn more about our graduates who reported on their successful career paths during the event Business Insights at the Faculty of Business Studies.