After studying textile chemistry, Ulrich Scherbel has acquired more than 25 years of global expertise in performance textiles. He has held various positions in multinational companies in the areas of business development, sales, operations and general management. Prior to joining AMSilk, he served as General Manager Global Apparel Division at Freudenberg Performance Materials, one of the leading global companies in the field of innovative textiles.
Ulrich Scherbel joined AMSilk in 2020 and was appointed CEO of AMSilk in 2021. While he continues to drive business growth, he started to lead the strategic expansion into new industries and applications.
Scherbel’s vision is that AMSilk’s biotechnology and protein products shall continue to encourage our customers to change to better and more sustainable products in their industries. This generates enduring change for customers and consumers, while taking AMSilk to a new level.