Experts' profiles - Reiner Hengstmann
Reiner Hengstmann
Dr. Reiner was born in Germany. He finished his university education at the University of Paderborn with a PhD on Chemical Science. He is the Global Head of Environmental & Social Affairs at PUMA AG, overlooking with his team of 9 people environmental and social issues at the suppliers world wide, the so-called S.A.F.E. concept.

He is responsible as well for the development, communication and implementation of environmental related duties in the company and along PUMAs worldwide supply chain.

1991 -1995 Director of the Chemischen Labors Dr. Weling Ltd. in Halle/Saale, Saxony, Germany. Responsible for environmental analysis of air, soil and water.
1995 - 1996 Scientist at the University of Nuermberg-Erlangen at the chair of Environment- and Recycling Technologies
1996 - 1997 Director of the Research and Development Center for Hazardous Waste in Schwabach, Bavaria, Germany
1998 - 1999 Additional Studies at the University of Marketing and Sales
1999 - 2009 Global Head Environmental and Social Affairs, PUMA AG
Since 2010 Global Director PUMA Safe supply chain

Responsible for the implementation and observation of environmental and social standards along the supply chain and within PUMA.


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