Embedding competence in corporate development

  • Head of quality management, environment and occupational safety: at Donnelly Hohe (approx. 4000 employees)
  • Consultant: in the fields of quality, environment and occupational safety management, organisational development and interim management
  • Product Manager: worldwide at the DQS Certification Assossiation for the automotive sector
  • General Manager: at Kromberg & Schubert Automotive (approx. 55000 employees) with responsibility for quality, environment, occupational health and safety, sustainability and information security


  • Mechanical Engineering Technician
  • occupational safety engineer
  • EFQM assessor
  • Certification Auditor quality management for ISO 9001, IATF, VDA. 6.1, VDA 6.4
  • - Certification Auditor Environment for ISO 14001
  • - Certification Auditor for occupational health and safety for ISO 45001
  • - Product Safety Officer

Activities related to further education, lectures and conferences, including

  • Annual participation in VDA-QMC events such as VDA summit meetings or VDA auditors’ symposia
  • Annual further training to maintain the auditor qualification
  • Annual training courses on legal requirements (environment, occupational health and safety)

Bernhard Reichelmann

Bernhard Reichelmann

I personally associate change with the idea…

… that human being is generally not born for change. You have to create a culture that conveys that change is not a questioning of the past, but a way into a secure future.