Management Team

Our management team is responsible for running the whole Carcoustics Group.

Martin Berndt

Carcoustics COO

Martin Berndt, born in 1983, holds a degree in mechanical engineering and has also completed a regional degree in East Asia.

At the beginning of his career, he worked as a production manager in China and for Siemens AG in the field of in-house consulting.

In various positions at MD Elektronik GmbH, most recently as Director Operations, he was responsible for setting up several plants in Mexico, China and Bulgaria. In addition, he was Managing Director of the Chinese foreign subsidiary.

As Chief Operating Officer of Carcoustics International GmbH, Mr. Berndt has been the third column of the management since 15 October 2019.


Axel A. Schulmeyer

Carcoustics CEO

Axel A. Schulmeyer, born on December, 31st 1956 in Frankfurt, holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and Economics.

After starting his career, Axel Schulmeyer worked as a Manager in Manufacturing Engineering, Quality and Production. He gained international experience in the automotive industry as Managing Director and later CEO of various automotive suppliers. His last CEO position he held with Webasto Thermo & Comfort in Munich / Germany.

Since 2017 he has worked as a senior consultant in the field of Automotive Management and Consulting mainly on strategy development, restructuring, M&A and PMI.

After two years as a member of the company's advisory board, Mr. Schulmeyer took over the position of CEO at Carcoustics International GmbH on 01.08.2019.


Georg Brasch

Carcoustics CFO

Georg Brasch, born in 1960, was awarded a degree in business from the University of Bamberg in 1989. He began his professional career in 1990, when he joined the Freudenberg group of companies. He filled a number of roles in the area of financial controlling and also took charge of logistics at one of the company's factories.

From 1999 to 2002 he worked at Freundenberg Far Eastern Spunweb in Tayuan/Taiwan. As CFO, he was responsible for Spunbond's Asian business. In 2002 he headed up the Finance and Administration department of the Freudenberg Nonwovens Group, and in 2004 went on to become CFO of this part of the group.

Since January 2009 Georg Brasch has been CFO of Leverkusen-based Carcoustics International GmbH.