Our Management

Dr. Friedrich Petry, Geschäftsführer

Dr. Friedrich Petry

Managing Director

Dr. Friedrich Petry studied economics at the University of Tuebingen, Germany and earned his doctoral degree in law. He joined Textilchemie Dr. Petry GmbH in 2004 and was appointed Managing Director in 2005.

He is responsible for the commercial and legal sectors of the company. In addition, information technology is also one of his obligations. His aims are to increase the flexibility and further advance the rapid responsiveness of the company, in order to persist as a strong and reliable partner for textile finishing mills all over the world.

Dr. Rolf Stöhr,

Dr. Rolf Stöhr

Technical Director

Dr. Rolf Stoehr joined Textilchemie Dr. Petry GmbH in 1991 after receiving his doctorate in chemistry at the University of Stuttgart. He wrote his PhD thesis on the topic of “Rinsing reactive dyes” under the supervision of Professor Heinz Herlinger in the department of textile dyeing.

As Technical Director and member of the executive board, Rolf Stoehr is a major contributor to the development of new, innovative products, processes, and procedures. Furthermore, he advises our international subsidiaries and clients, provides supports to textile finishing mills and supervises on site field trials. As an experienced speaker, he is invited to lecture on textile chemical topics worldwide.

Rudi Breier, Head of Development

Rudi Breier

Head of Development

Rudi Breier has been working in the textile chemical industry since 1980. After working in the fields of development, application engineering and marketing in a large German textile auxiliary company for twelve years, he took over the global product responsibilities for the finishing and lubrication departments at Textilchemie Dr. Petry GmbH in 1992.

As a member of the executive board and head of development, Rudi Breier is responsible for the development of new textile auxiliaries. In this context, he works closely with our clients as well as our technical sales engineers. Together with his developer team he solves customer inquiries quickly and competently. In this way, we are always able to offer optimally adapted, customized products and procedures.

Due to his high professional competence, Rudi Breier is frequently invited as guest speaker to national and international conferences and lectures. Many of his presentations on various textile chemical topics are published in relevant professional journals. He has headed the expert group concerning textile auxiliaries of the TEGEWA association since 2009.