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Human health is at the core of Raumedic Group's business. The company specializes in processing medical-grade thermoplastic polymers and silicones at five production sites in Germany and the United States.

As a partner of the international medical technology and pharmaceutical industry, the polymer specialist develops and produces customized components for customers, including tubing, catheters and molded parts as well as complex groups of components and systems for diagnostic and therapeutic uses. For the clinical areas of neuro-monitoring and traumatology, Raumedic produces high-precision pressure-measuring systems with microchip technology. In doing so, it plays a key role in safe patient care around the world.

With 70 years of experience in the areas of extrusion, injection molding and assembly, the company with a global workforce of 800 people turns customer ideas into mature products. The foundation of this work is formed by a quality management system based on ISO 13485 and clean room manufacturing on an area of 107,000 square feet (10,000 square meters) based on ISO 14644 (class 7).

Its global sales network and its own distribution companies in core markets ensure that medical and pharmaceutical customers as well as end users in hospitals and doctors’ offices have a high level of product availability at all times.

Important milestones

  • 1948 – Founding of today’s sister company Rehau AG + Co.
  • 1957 – First German heart surgery with Raumedic tubing
  • 1971 – Official registration of the brand name Raumedic
  • 1978 – First automation in the field of injection molding
  • 1996 – Entry into microchip technology
  • 2001 – Installation of a 4-layer micro extrusion line
  • 2004 – Spin-off of Raumedic as a new company with 240 employees
  • 2014 – Expansion of production and office areas at the headquarters in Helmbrechts
  • 2015 – Construction of new development and production facilities in the USA
  • 2016 – Start of production in Mills River, North Carolina, USA


Martin Bayer
Chairman of the Raumedic Group
President & CEO of Raumedic Inc.

Martin Bayer has been working for Raumedic since 2008. In 2018, he was appointed as Chairman of the entire company group and holds the positions of President and CEO at the US-based Raumedic Inc. in Mills River, North Carolina.

Martin Schenkel
Member of the Executive Board of Raumedic AG
Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Martin Schenkel started his Raumedic career in 2004 as a production manager at the Feuchtwangen plant. In 2009, his scope of responsibility expanded to include plant management in Zwönitz and Helmbrechts. Since 2018, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) has also been a member of the Executive Board of Raumedic AG.

Thomas Knechtel
Member of the Executive Board of Raumedic AG
Director Systems Business Unit 

Thomas Knechtel started to work for Raumedic AG in 2009. Since 2016, he has held the position of Director of the Systems Business Unit. In 2018, he was appointed to the company's Executive Board.

Bernhard Kernen
Member of the Executive Board of Raumedic AG
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Since July 2017, Bernhard Kernen has headed the department of Finance and Organization at Raumedic AG. The Swiss from the Canton of Berne has worked in various positions within the Rehau Group since 2006.

Stefan Seuferling 
Member of the Executive Board of Raumedic AG

Following various positions with international medical technology companies, Stefan Seuferling has been a Member of the Executive Board of Raumedic AG since September 2018. His responsibilities include the sales activities in Europe and Asia as well as the marketing communication, quality management, regulatory affairs and projects and services divisions.

Dr. Ralf Ziembinski
Director Tubing Business Unit 

Dr. Ralf Ziembinski has been part of Raumedic AG since 2004. In 2012, he was appointed Director of the Tubing Business Unit.

Jürgen Werner 
Chairman of the Supervisory Board

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