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Short Profile

The BÜFA Group is an independent, medium-sized company in the chemical industry. BÜFA was founded in Oldenburg in 1883 and operates internationally in the business divisions Chemicals, Cleaning and Composites. As a company with a longstanding tradition and high corporate ethical standards, BÜFA pursues a culture of fair cooperation with customers, suppliers and the public in a spirit of partnership. We offer convincing innovative, resource-conserving products and system solutions and adhere strictly to the principle of sustainability. We believe in "New Chemistry" and combine cost-efficiency with responsibility for society.

Place of business 
BÜFA GmbH & Co. KG (Holding) 
Stubbenweg 40 
D-26125 Oldenburg 
Phone +49 441 9317-0

POB 2563  
D-26015 Oldenburg  
Legal form
GmbH & Co. KG (Amtsgericht Oldenburg, HRA 3103

general partner: BÜFA Verwaltungs-GmbH, HRB 64

Shareholder group Wuppermann-Kolwey
Advisory board 
Jan Philipp Wuppermann 
Herbert Wuppermann 
Dr. Andreas Stefferl 
Werner zu Jeddeloh 
Dr. Wilhelm Lamberts
Dr. Jochen Wilkens
Dr. Hermann Fischer
Sebastian von Johnston

Chairman of advisory board, Oldenburg 
Deputy Chairman of advisory board, Oldenburg 
Patent attorny, Berg 
Business economist (Dipl.), Edewecht
Chemist (Dipl.), Rastede
Chemist (Dipl.), Hannover
Chemist (Dipl.), Braunschweig
Executive board
Felix Thalmann 
Ralf Ramke

Managing director BÜFA Group (CEO)
Managing director BÜFA Group (CFO)
BÜFA-Management-Team (BMT)
Felix Thalmann 
Ralf Ramke 
Dirk Punke  
Lothar Kempf  
Ronald Ijzer 
Thomas Siemer

Chairman BÜFA-Management-Team (BMT), CEO BÜFA Group 
Managing director - Segment Composites 
Managing director - Segment Composites
Managing director - Segment Chemicals 
Managing director - Segment Cleaning
Key data (as of 31 December 2016)
Sites in Germany  
Sites in Europe 

Consolidated Group Turnover
Operating EBIT

Oldenburg (3x), Rastede, Hude, 
Almelo (NL), Barcelona (ES), Straszyn (PL), Tallinn (EE)

254.649 TEUR
212.927 TEUR
8.674 TEUR
Business segments 

BÜFA Chemikalien GmbH & Co. KG, Hude (D)  
ViVoChem B.V., Almelo (NL)  
Tricura GmbH & Co. KG
CleaningBÜFA Reinigungssysteme GmbH & Co. KG, Oldenburg (D) 
grüner shoppen GmbH & Co. KG
SODASAN GmbH & Co. KG, Uplengen – 25 %-Beteiligung
Composites BÜFA Composite Systems GmbH & Co. KG, Rastede (D)  
BUFA Gelcoat Plus, Nanjing Ltd. (China)  
BUFA Tec Spain, Barcelona (ES)  
Baltazar Kompozyty Sp. z o.o., Straszyn (PL)  
BÜFA Composites Baltic, Tallinn (EE)