Springer Management Board

Springer’s leadership is second to none, and is responsible for keeping the ship on course.

Meet our board and management team that make sure we deliver the best quality products and services to our customers and the scientific community.

Derk Haank
CEO
Derk Haank
CEO
  • Sanjiv Goswami
    MD Springer India Private Ltd.
  • Syed Hasan
    President Global Sales
  • Peter Hendriks
    President STM Publishing
  • Gregor Karolus
    President Human Resources
  • Maurice Kwong
    EVP Business & Organizational Development, Operation and Human Resources Asia Pacific
  • Eric Merkel-Sobotta
    EVP Corporate Communications
  • Martin Mos
    COO
  • Ulrich Vest
    CFO
  • Sharad Wasani
    VC & MD Scientific Publishing Services Private Ltd.
  • Koji Yamashita *
    MD Springer Japan KK
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Martin Mos
COO
Martin Mos
COO
  • Jan-Erik de Boer
    EVP IT
  • Ray Colón
    VP Customer Service, Fulfillment, Logistics
  • Bettina Görner
    MD Corporate Markets / Databases
  • Arjan Grootenboer
    EVP Production
  • Marnix Hoogerwerf
    MD Rendement
  • Carolyn Honour
    MD Springer Healthcare
  • Joachim Krieger
    President Professional Businesses
  • Devashish Kumar
    MD Crest
  • Thomas Mager
    IT & Production Corporate Markets / Databases
  • Matthias Wissel
    VP Integration Management
Ulrich Vest
CFO
Ulrich Vest
CFO
  • Andreas Christ *
    Head of Internal Audit
  • Pay Dollenmayer
    VP M&A / General Affairs
  • Thomas Geißelhart
    VP Corporate Finance / Group Treasury
  • Koen Gulen
    VP Management Accounting / Controlling
  • Thorsten Kussmaul
    VP Group Accounting
  • Joop van Niel
    Director Finance & Accounting Projects
  • Steve Rimington
    CFO Springer Healthcare
  • Eric Schmitt
    MD Springer International Publishing AG
  • Christian Staral
    CFO Americas
  • Hendrik-Jan Stoker
    General Councel / Director Group Tax
  • Reinhard Theilmann
    CFO Springer Fachmedien
  • Dayalu S. Subburayalu *
    Finance Director India
  • Milan Wielinga
    EVP Strategic M&A
  • Harald Wirsching
    Director Market Intelligence & Webanalytics
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Peter Hendriks
President
STM Publishing
Peter Hendriks
President
STM Publishing
  • Harry Blom
    VP Publishing Development
  • Yvonne Campfens
    EVP B2B Netherlands
  • Anil Chandy
    VP Major Reference Works
  • William Curtis
    EVP Medicine & Biomedicine
  • Jacco Flipsen
    VP Life Sciences
  • Alexander Griekspoor
    Director Papers
  • Deborah Kahn
    EVP Publishing BioMed Central
  • Paul Manning
    EVP Publishing Projects
  • Hubertus von Riedesel
    EVP Physical Sciences & Engineering
  • Juliane Ritt
    EVP Open Access / Marketing Services
  • Welmoed Spahr
    Managing Director Apress
  • Wim van der Stelt
    VP Publishing Strategy
  • Niels Peter Thomas
    EVP German-Language Science Publishing
  • Heinz Weinheimer
    EVP Mathematics / Computer Sciences / Business & Economics / Human Sciences
Jan-Erik de Boer
EVP
IT
Jan-Erik de Boer
EVP
IT
  • Bas Amesz
    Director IT Infrastructure
  • Adrian Beasley
    IT Development Service Manager
  • Marc Emke
    Senior Project Manager IT
  • Martin Faber *
    Director IT Project Management
  • Patric Fornasier
    Technical Principal
  • Edith Hoffmann
    Director Strategic eMarketing
  • Gerrit van Kammen
    Head of Software Engineering
  • Georg Nold
    Director Platform Integration
  • Reshma Shaikh
    Director IT UK
  • Heiko Weigelt
    Global Director SAP
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Gregor Karolus
President
Human Resources
Gregor Karolus
President
Human Resources
  • Jane Bullen
    VP HR Oceania & UK
    Global HR Executive Healthcare, BMC & Open Access
  • Ute Kammerer
    Director Corporate Human Resources Development
  • Eileen Purelis
    VP HR Americas, Africa
    Global HR Executive Academic & Government Sales
  • Maurice Kwong *
    HR Asia Pacific
  • Carolin Schulte
    VP Corporate HR
    Global HR Executive CFO Affairs
  • Peter Vossen
    VP HR Netherlands
    Global HR Executive STM Publishing
  • Kristina Zoller
    EVP HR Continental Europe Global HR Executive COO Affairs, Professional Businesses
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Joachim Krieger
President
Professional Businesses
Joachim Krieger
President
Professional Businesses
Syed Hasan
President
Global Sales
Syed Hasan
President
Global Sales
  • Christel Bennett
    Director Corporate Marketing & Account Development
  • Focko van Berckelaer
    VP Library Sales Eastern /
    Southern Europe & Israel
  • David Celano
    VP Library Sales US & Canada
  • Young Cui
    VP Library Sales Greater China
  • Timothy Griswold
    VP Trade Sales / Rights &
    Permissions
  • Asdaa Kotani
    VP Academic Sales Middle East,
    Turkey & Central Asia
  • Chris Kluiters
    VP Global Corporate & Health Library Sales
  • C. Kumareson
    Director Channel Marketing India
  • Dagmar Laging
    VP Library Sales DACH Licensing
    + EMEA & German Language
    Trade Sales
  • Maria Lopes
    VP Library Sales Latin America & The Caribbean
  • Jason Marcakis
    Director Academic / Government Marketing & Account Development Americas
  • James Mercer
    Regional Sales Director Southeast Asia & Oceania
  • Dylan Moulton
    Business Development Manager
  • Till Möpert
    Director eCommerce (Individuals) & eRetail
  • J.B. Park
    Director Sales South Korea
  • Roné Robbetze
    VP Library Sales Northern / Western Europe & Africa + Agent Relations
  • Ashish Sood
    Director Academic & Government Sales India
  • Mabel Tang
    Senior Channel Marketing Manager Asia Pacific
  • Angela Timmerman
    Director Academic / Government Marketing & Account Development EMEA
  • Yosuke Kojima
    Sales Director Japan