Bernd Hilgarth

Bernd Hilgarth

Geschäftsführer Vertrieb, CHIRON Group SE

  • 55 years old
  • married, 1 child
  • master's degree in machine tool engineering
  • More than 25 years of experience in international sales of machine tools
  • CSO of the CHIRON Group SE


The CHIRON Group, headquartered in Tuttlingen, Germany is a global company specializing in CNC vertical milling and mill-turn machining centers, as well as turnkey and automation solutions. Comprehensive services, digital solutions and products for additive manufacturing complete the portfolio. The Group has a global presence, with production and development sites, sales and service subsidiaries, and sales agencies worldwide. Around two thirds of machines and solutions that are sold are exported. Key customer sectors are the automotive, mechanical engineering, medicine and precision engineering, aerospace industries, as well as tool manufacturing.

The CHIRON Group is proprietor of the CHIRON, STAMA and FACTORY5 brands for new machines, as well as the automation brand GREIDENWEIS and the retrofit brand CMS. The final core area of expertise in the CHIRON Group is in additive manufacturing products and solutions.