Management of Aurubis Bulgaria
The Executive Board of Aurubis Bulgaria consists of: Tim Kurth (Chief Executive Officer), Thomas Buenger (Chairman of the Board), Ivailo Vatev (Chief Financial Officer).
In 2006 Tim Kurth started work in Norddeutsche Affinerie (the former name of Aurubis) and until July 2014 he took the position Vice President Corporate Logistics. In the period 2009-2013 he also took the corporate function Group Innovation Manager in the concern, responsible for various activities, including important projects in Bulgaria.
Dr. Bünger studied non-ferrous metallurgy in Freiberg (Germany) and at the Mining Institute in St. Petersburg (Russia). After graduating in 1994, he initially worked as a research fellow at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg and, starting in 1996, as an R&D engineer at Freiberger Compound Materials GmbH.
In 2009 Ivaylo Vatev joined the Aurubis Bulgaria team, where he is responsible for planning and control, accounting, payments, hedging and information technology as CFO.