Curriculum vitae

Thomas Pabst, Freinsheim

Diplom-Ingenieur (Dipl. Ing. university degree in engineering)
Regional Executive Officer KSB Central Europe

Thomas Pabst was born in Halle (Saale), Germany, in 1970. During his studies in mechanical engineering at the Otto-von-Guericke University in Magdeburg he focussed on Production Technology and Factory Operation. After having completed his studies, he began his career at KSB in 1997 as a Project Manager within the Global Manufacturing Network. This was followed by various positions in the area of production, including the plant management of Standard Pumps Frankenthal where, particularly, the modernisation of the factory and the introduction of lean production were in the focus at that time. In 2010, he took over the management of KSB Shanghai Pumps Co. Ltd. in China with a focus on improving the company’s competitiveness and expanding the local production of KSB products and the sales network. In mid-2014, upon his return to Germany, he took over the management of Operations for Europe Central which includes all functions along the supply chain.


Thomas Pabst has been a member of the Supervisory Board of KSB SE & Co. KGaA since 16 May 2018.

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