Dr. Achim Gast

Dr. Achim Gast

Executive Search for the chemical industry, paints & coatings and plastics processing industry
Dr. Achim Gast
+49 (211) 9753 7311



Dr. Achim Gast is Managing Director of DELTACON Dusseldorf GmbH - Executive Search & Recruiting. He is responsible for the Competence Centre Chemical Industry, Coatings & Paints and Plastics Processing Industry. In the respective industries he supports companies in successfully staffing management positions and recruiting specialists, e.g. in the fields of sales, product management, research & development, marketing, production, finance, HR and management.

Thanks to over 30 years of experience in the industry, he understands the needs of his clients and the requirements on their specialists and managers. He also knows the market players and their products. Take advantage of an extensive, grown network, national and international, and professional direct search, to attract the best talents for your company.

Career path:

Prior to DELTACON, he last worked as managing director and CEO for an internationally operating family business in his industry. Prior to that, he worked for more than 20 years for a worldwide leading chemical company in various functions in Germany and abroad, from Europe to China, Japan, USA, Mexico and Brazil. He can draw on in-depth expertise in the areas of corporate management, international business development, strategy development and implementation, marketing & product management, sales, production, supply chain, process optimisation and research & development.

He studied chemistry with a diploma degree at the University of Bonn/Germany and received his doctorate in organic chemistry.