Management Board

Prof. Dr. Eiko Räkers
Prof. Dr. Eiko Räkers

The DMT group is represented by the two managing directors of the company DMT GmbH & Co. KG.

Prof. Dr. Eiko Räkers, CEO, has held a managerial position at DMT since 1990, been a member of the board since the beginning of 2009, and CEO since April 2014. After obtaining a degree in geophysics at Karlsruhe University, he completed his doctorate at the Ruhr University Bochum and received an honorary professorship at the RWTH Aachen University in June 2008. On top of his academic accomplishments, Eiko Räkers has over 33 years of professional business experience in the natural resources sector.

Ulrich Pröpper
Ulrich Pröpper

Ulrich Pröpper has been a member of the DMT management board and HR Board Director since April 2014. He started his career at Ruhrkohle AG (now RAG) before joining DMT in 1990 in a managerial role. For more than 10 years he held the position of Human Resources Manager at the group’s headquarters. Ulrich Pröpper was also a board member of one of DMT’s subsidiaries for several years.