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Board members of ALBA SE

The board directs the ALBA SE, determines the baselines of their activities and monitors their implementation. It acts in accordance with applicable law, the articles of association of the company and its rules of procedure. The administrative board monitors the managing director.

Dirk Beuth - Chairman of the Administrative Board of ALBA SE


Date of birth:

17th January 1964 (Aachen)

Higher education:

1984 – 1991: Degree course in Business Economics and Administration at RWTH Aachen University - qualification as a Graduate of Business Administration (MBA)

Professional examinations

1996: Examinations for qualification as a Tax Consultant; worked as a Tax Consultant until the end of 2014

1998: Examinations for qualification as a Chartered Accountant; worked as a Chartered Accountant until the end of 2014

Professional experience

After completing his degree in Business Economics and Administration, Beuth initially spent 16 years working in the auditing and consulting divisions of KPMG in Düsseldorf, Essen and Berlin, followed by two years in the specialist audit division of the Chamber of Public Accountants in Berlin, before moving to Rödl & Partners at the end of 2010, with whom he spent four years as the manager of their São Paulo office.

January 2015 onwards

Commercial Manager at the ALBA Group plc & Co. KG, Berlin

Michaela Vorreiter-Wahner - Member of the Administrative Board


Date of birth:

29 November 1968, Zell am See (Austria)

Higher education:

1988 – 1993: Diplom degree in business administration, Vienna University of Economics and Business

Professional experience

After three years as management consultant at Förderanlagen Falkensee, Brandenburg, Michaela Vorreiter-Wahner was deputy head of financial accounting at Volkswagen Bordnetze, Berlin. She then worked for six years as financial accounting consultant at Springer Science+Business Media, Berlin, before taking on the position of Teamlead General Ledger at BASF Group, Berlin, and then Head of General Ledger, Closing and Reporting.

Since 2011

Team Leader Financial Accounting and Head of SSC Accounting; since 2019 Head of Accounting at ALBA Europe Holding plc & Co. KG, Berlin

Thorsten Greb - Executive Director

Thorsten Greb

Date of birth:

21 March 1982 (Böblingen, Germany)

Higher education:

2004 – 2008: Degree in industrial engineering, Pforzheim University of Applied Sciences

2014 – 2016: Master of Business Administration, University of Strathclyde Business School, UK (International Center Singapore)

Professional experience

Thorsten Greb has worked in steel and metals recycling since 2008. After graduating, he worked for some nine years at one of the world’s largest stainless steel and special alloy recycling companies. Beginning in 2010, he was responsible in various leadership and management roles for companies in Brazil and Singapore.

In 2017, Greb moved to the ALBA Group as deputy head of steel and metals recycling, where he has since been in charge of non-ferrous metals. He has been a full member of the steel and metals recycling management team since 2019 with additional responsibility for steel and metals recycling strategy and business development.