CheMondis at the 2019 K Trade Fair

CheMondis at the 2019 K Trade Fair

Only a few more days to go and once again, the plastics and rubber industry will meet in Düsseldorf at the K trade fair. Of course, CheMondis will be there. Are you heading to the K 2019? If so, meet us at booth C28 in hall 7 to find out what we are all about. Make sure to schedule an appointment with one of our Business Development Managers. To do so, please click here.

What is the K?

The K show is the largest trade fair for plastics and rubber. It will take place in Düsseldorf for eight full days. This year the K is scheduled from the 16th to the 23rd of October. More than 3.000 exhibitors and around 200.000 visitors are expected to come. Find out which other exhibitors will be at the K here.

Next to the exhibition, the K offers a supporting programme that includes a row of special shows addressing industry capabilities and trends. For instance, there will be a discussion around the topic: “Plastics for sustainable development”, which features representatives from the Austrian Federal agency for the environment and the European Environment Agency (EEA). Further there will be a series of lectures by European sustainable initiatives including:

  • Ceflex
  • Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform (PCEP)
  • Petcore Europe
  • PlastiCircle Europe
  • Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS)
  • VinylPlus

Also the World Plastics Council will hold a keynote on global marine litter. And the CEO of Covestro, Dr. Markus Steilemann will deliver a “Keynote by the Alliance to End Plastic Waste”. Between CEO’s promoting a global initiative to end plastic waste and NGOs raising awareness around environmental issues, exhibitors will have the chance to promote their companies in a total of 17 Halls.

Why to visit the CheMondis Booth 

Do you buy or sell plastics and/or rubber in europe? If so, you just might be interested in us. Let us help you digitize your sales and procurement channels.

Plastics and rubber are part of our core product segment, and are traded on CheMondis on a daily basis. Find out about your business opportunities and get in contact with our Business Development Managers during the K. Make sure to visit our booth C28 in hall 7 to find out what where all about. In case you want to schedule an appointment with one of our Business Development Managers please click here.

In any case you should visit the CheMondis booth to take part in our competition. Each trade fair visitor can take part. The participant is tasked to find and buy a predefined product as fast as possible within the marketplace. First price wins an IPhone 11. Second and third place will be the second and third fastest purchaser, which both will receive an annual subscription for the renowned German manager-magazin. You think you’re up to do it? Then try us out and win the IPhone 11. Also don’t miss out on our special goodie bags – find out what’s inside at our booth.

Now it is up to you

Will you be at the K? Have you shedulde a appointment with us? Interested in our goodie bags? Let us know and leave a comment in the section below!

Thank´s for taking the time to read the CheMondis Blog. 

CheMondis at the 2019 K Trade Fair

Only a few more days to go and we are finalizing the last arrangements for the @K. Get insights of our marketplace while participating in our competition and win an amazing price. See you their next week meet us at booth C28 in hall 7.

Nice to meet you – we are Team Commercial

Nice to meet you – we are Team Commercial

Team Commercial @CheMondis

At CheMondis “Team Commercial” takes care of all customer-facing activities and is responsible for the commercial operations. Driven by the CheMondis vision, the commercial team wants to help companies digitize their procurement and sales units, while supporting existing users and promoting the marketplace to the industry.

“Team Commercial” comprises four different disciplines, all aligned by one common goal: Digitalizing marketing, sales & procurement for the chemical industry. The team is led by Cornelia Birnbrich – Head of Commercial and has experts from the fields of customer success management, sales, marketing and chemical product management.

“It’s not about digital sales, it’s about selling in a digital world.”  

– David Kunisch 

Our “Sales Team” with David Kunisch and Felix Adam is the first personal face or voice to the customer. Their goal is to win new customers. Both buyers and suppliers for our marketplace. They provide detailed information on how to join the marketplace, while promoting the CheMondis vision to interested parties. Make sure to meet and greet team sales at relevant chemical trade fairs and exhibitions around the globe. In case your company is interested in joining the CheMondis marketplace – please reach out to our sales team. Learn which trade fairs we will attend by following us on LinkedIn here.

“Our focus is our customer”  

– Keum Won Jung

Our “Customer Success Team”, consisting of Business Development Managers Keum-Won Jung, Patricia Moock and Dr. Julia Schloots make sure that all customers using CheMondis, use it successfully. Once a buyer/supplier has registered for CheMondis, customer success makes sure that the desired customer outcome is achieved. In short: they make it work for you! They onboard new users step by step, helping them upload their first product or making their first purchase, while supporting existing users. In case you have any issues with the marketplace – please get in contact with us via support@chemondis.com and let customer success help you.

“It is rewarding to see great tools that enable companies to easily market and sell chemical products.” 

– Felix Adam

The CheMondis “Marketing Team” is digital. Our Senior Marketing Manager Vincent Kusbac and Performance Marketer Daniel Beckers make sure that relevant customers are able to find us. They work hand in hand with our team of working students, Anna Shitova, Daria Gerasimova, Caroline Sajoz and Jesse Otto, who make sure to provide the most relevant content in the most relevant channels to our customers.

“Quality is key, especially in the chemical industry.” 

– Julie Gai

Chemical product manager, Julie Gai and working student Samar Diraoui, backtrack the chemical information of listed products and substances. Checking if product and substance information is complete, up-to-date and of high quality. To ensure that our customers can make well-informed purchasing decisions when using CheMondis.

What it is like to work in Team Commercial 

The most enjoyable part of working in the commercial landscape, is the team itself. Passionate personalities, industry specific skill sets and a strong group cohesion characterize “Team Commercial”.

“I love the Team” 

– Patricia Moock

Team Commercial shares the goal of a happy and successful customer using our marketplace to the fullest extent possible. Therefore, collaboration is key to us. Between one-on-one weeklys and team meetings – there is always someone to ask for advice, help or support within the team. Our open space office allows for a quick group discussion or brainstorming session at any time. Cross functional cooperation between sub-teams of the “Commercial Team” and further other teams are just as common as after work team events.

“On Friday afternoons the CheMondis team gets together for a end-of-the-week-beer. We exchange the most important events of the week and of course our plans for the weekend.” 

– Caro Sajonz

Apart from that, it is always fun to market and sell a product with great demand and a high level of innovation. Simply because it sells better. The CheMondis marketplace is a unique product, generating arising interest in the chemical industry and beyond.

Join the Team

Why work at CheMondis? Drive the development of a tech-start-up and join our agile, interdisciplinary and international team. Enjoy flat hierarchies, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and our modern office located in the center of cologne. The balance between start-up flexibility and corporate stability make CheMondis an attractive employer. Join the Team today and be part of the digital movement tomorrow. Find out about all our current job offers here.

Now it is up to you

Have you met our sales team on trade fairs before? What’s your experience with customer success? Did you find us on Google? And what do you think of our online marketing efforts? Do you have more questions? Leave a comment below and let us know.

Thanks for taking the time to read the CheMondis Blog. 

CheMondis at the 2019 K Trade Fair

Only a few more days to go and we are finalizing the last arrangements for the @K. Get insights of our marketplace while participating in our competition and win an amazing price. See you their next week meet us at booth C28 in hall 7.

We are happy to introduce Team Staff

We are happy to introduce Team Staff

No team works well without a couple of people keeping the overview and the team together. Team staff makes sure the overall operations run smoothly. Head of Human Resources Irene Prinz and Office Manager Alina Knoop take care of #teamchemondis.  

Irene Prinz, Alina Knoop and Sebastian Brenner

At CheMondis we believe that a happy team member is a productive team member. Every day, we try to make our entire team feel as good as possible, at work and after work. While offering a variety of employee perks, which vary from company field trips to simply having a dozen of donuts (and a basket of fresh fruits) in the office, we try to uphold a office environment that sparks a sense of unity. 

In many occasions Irene is the woman of the hour. She is responsible for recruitment and promotes all open vacancies. While keeping the oversight over the entire team and supporting everyone in work related and personal matters. 

Irene Prinz

Head of Human Resources

In case you’re interested in working at CheMondis and want to find out why CheMondis is a great place to work – she is the one to get in contact with. Find out about all our current job offers here.

Why work at CheMondis

Drive the development of a tech-start-up and join our agile, interdisciplinary and international team. Enjoy flat hierarchies, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and our modern office located in the center of cologne. The balance between start-up flexibility and corporate stability make CheMondis an attractive employer. Join the Team today and be part of the digital movement tomorrow.

Recently, Irene introduced support programs for new CheMondis team members joining us from abroad. We offer assistance regarding visa issues, relocation and language courses. To ensure that everyone feels at home, in the office and in the city, the CheMondis team frequently enganges in recreational activities together. 

Employee Benefits at CheMondis
  • Engage in an innovative and exciting product
  • Shape the success story of a chemical-tech-start-up and make an impact
  • Collaborate with an agile team of experts
  • Work in a beautiful and modern office in the center of Cologne
  • Take part in recreational activities and enjoy the team spirit of CheMondis
  • Make use of advanced vocational training
  • Pick the hardware you prefer
  • Enjoy flat hierarchies, flexible working hours and a competitive salary

Our office management angel Alina, makes sure that we have all that we need in our beautiful office. She arranges, maintains and manages all administrativ regards while personally assisting managing director Sebastian Brenner.

Alina Knoop

Office Management

On top of that, Alina organizes both events in our office environment. Stay updated on upcoming events via our LinkedIn channel here. 

Networking Event @CheMondis

Further, Alina governs our co-working space. Should you be interested in co-working spaces, she is the one to contact. Find out all about our co-working space here. 

Co-Working Space @CheMondis

Now it is up to you

What is your opinion on co-working spaces? And would you like to join a networking event at CheMondis? Leave a comment for team staff.

Thanks for taking the time to read the CheMondis Blog. 

CheMondis at the 2019 K Trade Fair

Only a few more days to go and we are finalizing the last arrangements for the @K. Get insights of our marketplace while participating in our competition and win an amazing price. See you their next week meet us at booth C28 in hall 7.

Meet the Crew

Meet the Crew

Team CheMondis is an agile and entrepreneurial group of experts from the Chemical Industry and the world of technology. Our diverse team consists of a variety of personalities, from twelve different nationalities and cultural backgrounds – organized in three teams. 

Team-Leader and Managing Director Sebastian Brenner works as the glue holding the team together. Constantly staying on top of industry trends, inspiring employees to set the scale and urging them to look further than their existing boundaries and concepts. He brings close to two decades of corporate chemical expertise with him, formerly employed at renowned industry leaders – Bayer, Syngenta and LANXESS.

“Our objective is to be more than a group of co-workers. We are a Team!“

 – Managing Director Sebastian Brenner

Team-Leader and Head of Commercial Cornelia Birnbrich leads the commercial landscape. Establishing new sales and marketing strategies and boosting business growth, by setting and delivering the commercial goals.

“We foster an environment that sparks a sense of unity.“

– Managing Director Sebastian Brenner

Business Development Managers David Kunisch, Keum-Won Jung, Patricia Moock and Dr. Julia Schloots work hand in hand with Chemical Product Manager Julie Gai and Senior Performance Marketing Manager Rouzbeh Shahryari , in Team Commercial. 

Talent Acquisition Partner Irene Prinz and Office Manager Alina Knoop work together in Team Staff. 

SCRUM Master Susanne Unger and Product Manager Markus Oligslagers work alongside with our Backend-Developers: Vladimir Stashkov, Sufyan Afzal, Mikhail Kirichenko, Roman Bulgakov and Mihail Tsonev, in Team Product and Team Engineering. Further a handful of interns and working students support the CheMondis Team.  

Thank´s for taking the time to read the CheMondis Blog. #TEAMCHEMONDIS

CheMondis at the 2019 K Trade Fair

Only a few more days to go and we are finalizing the last arrangements for the @K. Get insights of our marketplace while participating in our competition and win an amazing price. See you their next week meet us at booth C28 in hall 7.