Hans Büthker

Chief Executive Officer GKN Aerospace


Joined GKN in 2015 as CEO and Chairman Fokker Technologies and became Chief Executive GKN Aerospace in November 2017. .


Prior to joining GKN, he was CEO and Chairman of Fokker Technologies Management Board having been promoted from COO, responsible for the daily operation of the company and performance of Fokker Technologies. Before joining Fokker Technologies in 2006 as president of the Fokker Aerostructures Business Unit, he was Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) of Stork NV, responsible for the total Stork spend of approx. 1.2 billion euro, having held various executive management positions. Previous assignments include Managing Director Stork Industrial Modules and Stork Precisie. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and MBA at INSEAD, Fontainebleau.