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  • The compressor king: Robert Pulz

    The compressor king: Robert Pulz

    CEO of Mobile Energy Australia

    Rob Pulz has brought Australia into line with the rest of the world because he refused to accept limitations.

  • The tip of the iceberg: Arni Oddur Thordarson

    The tip of the iceberg: Arni Oddur Thordarson

    CEO of Marel

    Arni Oddur Thordarson’s instincts were right. There was something about Marel, the Icelandic food-processing equipment supplier that is on the cusp of becoming a €1 billion business.

  • Redefining rental: Leif Gustafsson

    Redefining rental: Leif Gustafsson

    CEO of Cramo Group

    Cramo Group doesn’t follow; rather it leads the way, shaping and driving the future trends of the sharing economy.

  • For the love of R&D: Michel Denis

    For the love of R&D: Michel Denis

    President & CEO of Manitou

    Having a long-term vision is key, according to Manitou Group President and CEO Michel Denis.

  • Primed for prosperity: James Stewart

    Primed for prosperity: James Stewart

    Owner of Becker Pumps Australia

    James Stewart, owner of Becker Pumps Australia, left his boring 9-to-5 job, to run his own company and grow the Becker brand down under. He’s never looked back.

  • Scaling great heights: Hermann Buchberger

    Scaling great heights: Hermann Buchberger

    Managing Director & Founder of Active Crane Hire

    After his transition from struggling tour guide to successful business owner, it’s no surprise MD Hermann Buchberger has taken Active Crane Hire from start-up to industry leader.

  • Frank Eberle

    Frank Eberle

    Co-CEO of ALPMA

    Co-CEO Frank Eberle shares how ALPMA, a global leader in the dairy industry, has big plans to expand its global reach.

  • Bernd Reifenhäuser

    Bernd Reifenhäuser

    CEO of Reifenhäuser Group

    Bernd Reifenhäuser explains that family-owned and -operated Reifenhäuser Group has led the way in the plastics extrusion industry for more than 100 years.

  • Dietmar Siemssen

    Dietmar Siemssen

    CEO of Stabilus

    Led by CEO Dietmar Siemssen, Stabilus is a top-quality provider of versatile gas springs, dampers, and electromechanical drives for a range of industries.

  • Martin McVicar

    Martin McVicar

    MD of Combilift

    Martin McVicar reflects on the origins of Combilift–a company born when a forward-thinking duo released the first four-way forklift onto the market.

  • Vincent Vanderpoel

    Vincent Vanderpoel

    CEO of Markem-Imaje

    Vincent Vanderpoel shares how Markem-Imaje is utilising its expertise in coding and marking while finding new areas to expand in the printing industry.

  • Burkart Knopse

    Burkart Knopse

    CEO of Testo

    CEO of Testo Burkart Knopse explains how the company is working closely with industry and academia to remain at the forefront of the niche market.