Christian Strootmann,

Chairman of the Board

Corporate Strategy, Sales and Marketing, Public Relations


After holding professional positions in the consumer goods sector, Christian Strootmann joined BHS in 1996, when it was still known as Hutschenreuther AG. At first, the business graduate pressed ahead with the renovation and reconstruction of the company in various leadership roles in Sales and Marketing.

In 2008, he was appointed to the Executive Board and then as spokesperson of the Board three years later. Strootmann has run BHS tabletop as CEO since 2012.