The Supervisory Board of Ed. Züblin AG has appointed Jens Borgschulte as a new member of the Management Board of the company with effect from 1 September 2020. Borgschulte (56) will be responsible for the commercial side of Züblin’s business operations in Germany, Benelux and Scandinavia together with current board member Ulrich Weinmann. As a result of this appointment, the management board of Ed. Züblin AG will now consist of eight persons: in addition to Borgschulte and Weinmann, these are Jörn Beckmann and Harald Supper (technical responsibility Germany/Benelux/Scandinavia), Dr. Ulrich Klotz (Zentrale Technik), Edgar Schömig (tunnelling), Dr. Alexander Tesche (central functions) and Jörg Wellmeyer (ZÜBLIN International).
Jens Borgschulte brings several decades of management experience in the national and international building construction and civil engineering business to the STRABAG Group. In 1992, after completing his studies in business administration, he joined the Bilfinger construction group. There he held various commercial management positions, including responsibility for the building construction business in northern Germany and, as CFO, for the group’s worldwide civil engineering business. His last position at Bilfinger was with a corporate entity specialising in technology.
Stuttgart-based Ed. Züblin AG has about 15,000 employees and, with an annual output of more than € 4 billion, is one of Germany’s largest construction companies. Since it was founded in 1898, ZÜBLIN has been successfully realising challenging construction projects in Germany and abroad and today is STRABAG Group’s leading brand for building construction and civil engineering. The company’s range of services comprises all construction-related tasks – from civil engineering, bridge building and tunnelling to complex turnkey construction to construction logistics, structural timber engineering and public-private partnerships. ZÜBLIN attaches great importance to partnership-based cooperation, and our ZÜBLIN teamconcept has proved its value as a successful partnering model for more than 25 years. Current construction projects of the company, a subsidiary of globally operating STRABAG SE, include EDGE East Side Berlin, the Rinsdorf and Rälsbach viaducts on the A45 motorway, and the Boyneburg Tunnel on the A44 motorway. More information is available at www.zueblin.de.