CCC Machinery GmbHMicha C. Härcke

Micha Christian Härcke was born in Otterndorf, Germany in 1967. Following his apprenticeship as a banker at Nord LB and his military service at the German Navy, he started his job in the export finance department, while studying Foreign Trade in parallel. Micha graduated as economist for foreign trade in 1992. Starting in 1994, he joined Berliner Bank AG where he worked as team head and relationship manager for export finance until the end of 1997. In 1998, Micha Christian Härcke relocated and joined MPC-Group, Hamburg, where he held various positions in the area of international trade and export finance in different entities within the group. Before joining Ferrostaal Equipment Solutions GmbH, another MPC-Group member, in June 2016, Micha spearheaded the development of the export finance business of CCC Machinery GmbH, Hamburg, and was Head of Export Finance for almost 15 years. Since April 2017, Micha Christian Härcke is Managing Director of Ferrostaal Equipment Solutions GmbH, Hamburg, and is also in charge of the entire global long term Export Finance business of Ferrostaal Trading Group.


CCC Machinery GmbHRalf Schwarzhaupt

was born in Munich, Germany in 1966. Following his high-school graduation, he studied Business Administration at the University of Hamburg where he graduated in 1991. From 1991 to 2001 he joined Commerzbank AG where he worked in several positions including Head of Trade & Commodity Finance Group. In 2001 Ralf Schwarzhaupt became Managing Director (CFO) of CCC Steel GmbH & Co. KG in Hamburg. In 2008 he joined Coutinho & Ferrostaal GmbH & Co. KG and became a Member of the Executive Board. In 2012 Ralf Schwarzhaupt was appointed as member of the Executive Board of Ferrostaal GmbH, his main areas of responsibility are Finance and Insurance. Since 2013 he also is a Member of the Board of Management of CCC Machinery. Ralf Schwarzhaupt is married and has 2 children.