PILLER profile

PILLER is a medium-sized company run by the Klostermann familiy.

Tradition – Innovation – Progress

We are a well-known and successful manufacturer of high-power blowers and compressors for the process industry.   
Providing customized solutions at a high technical level, we meet the specific needs of different sectors, e.g. refineries, chemical and petrochemical industries, industrial furnace construction, general mechanical engineering, power plants and waste water treatment. With 350 employees worldwide, and our own subsidiaries and representative offices, PILLER supplies 85 percent of its products abroad.


The management board currently consists of Christoph Böhnisch and Stephan Merkel.


Managing Director

Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Christoph Böhnisch

Managing Director

Dipl.-Kfm. Stephan Merkel

Authorized Officer

Head of Supply Chain Management

Ralph Bischoff

Head of Human Resources

Ass. jur. Simone Heidelberg

Chief Information Officer

Thomas Henzler

Global Sales Director

Dr. rer. nat. Steffen Kuberczyk

Head of Quality Management

Peter Lakemann

Head of Production

Timo Pässler

Head of Research & Development

Dipl.-Ing. Hans-Joachim Ring

Get to know us

PILLER video – Insight into the production process

Play the video and gain an insight into our production! What workstations are there? Which high-end machines are used? How is work carried out and in which way is quality ensured?