Dr. Christoph Beumer

CEO & Owner, BEUMER Group

Picture of Dr. Christoph Beumer, owner and CEO of the BEUMER Group

Dr. Beumer is the driving force behind Beam. He is CEO and owner ofBEUMER Group, His family business is a German Mittelstand Company and a global champion in intralogistics.

Dr. Beumer studied mechanical engineering at Leibniz Universität Hannover, incl. a Ph.D. in materials handling, the bread-and-butter business of his family’s firm. During his 18 year tenure as CEO of BEUMER Group, he managed to grow annual revenues from € 100 to € 900 M (2017).

BEUMER Group has offices in 27 countries and employs 4,000 people worldwide. Primary business areas include luggage transportation systems at the world’s major airports; sorting and handling parcels in large distribution centers and warehouses; and fully-automated packaging solutions for food, cement and pharmaceutical products.