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SENIOR VP OF SALES / Key-Account Manager

Dirk Rüttgers

Dirk Rüttgers joins the company since 2020 and has many years of experience as a key account manager in charge of sales. With his studies in international project management in background, his in-depth knowledge of the market is both basis and guarantor for a successful sales strategy. This combined, the personal bond with customers is particularly close to his heart. The father of two daughters likes to spend his free time doing water sports.


David Krohn

Dave has been building his experience in the Medical Cable Industry since the 1990’s.  In 2003, he Started Bernd Richter USA, Inc. as the Sales office for Bernd Richter in St Paul, Minnesota, where he is responsible for the North American market. He has the market understanding and cable specific technical experience to help Medical Device Manufacturers find custom solutions to fit their patient interconnect requirements.  Father of three amazing kids. When time permits, he loves bicycling, skiing as well as cooking wild game.
Sales Manager

Ricarda Scheibling

Ricarda Scheibling works for Bernd Richter for 26 years. Her long tenure with the company, in-depth product experience and detailed customer knowledge makes her a competent and efficient contact for customers. In her free time, Ricarda Scheibling is connected to music and enjoys hiking through nature.
Customer Account Manager

Julia Schönnenberg

Julia Schönnenberg joined the team in 2020. With over 15 years of sales experience in automation and automotive, each with a focus on electrical engineering, and a keen sense of customer satisfaction, she advocates the interests of customers. Thanks to her mother tongue knowledge of Russian, she is the direct contact person for our Eastern European customers. She likes to spend her free time actively with her family in the countryside.