Hans Büthker is a member of GKN’s Aerospace Executive Committee and Chairman and CEO of Fokker Technologies. Prior to the acquisition of Fokker by GKN Aerospace, Hans Büthker was Chairman and CEO of the Fokker Technologies Board of Management, responsible for the daily operation of the company and performance of Fokker Technologies. Before joining Fokker in 2006 as President of the Fokker Aerostructures Business Unit, he was Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) of Stork NV. Previous assignments include Managing Director Stork Industrial Modules and Stork Precisie. Hans Büthker holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and MBA at INSEAD, Fontainebleau.