Company Structure

QUALITY BY PEOPLE FOR PEOPLE

It is our vision to improve both the quality of life for patients and the treatment success of medical staff. Our highest priorities are to work closely with patients and to maintain a trusted relationship with doctors.

We are a 3rd generation family business and, based on long-term tradition and experience, we want to continue to follow our values of humanity and honesty towards our customers, suppliers, partners and employees. Apart from our reliability and consistency, our goal is to grow sustainably in order to continuously expand our global success.

We believe in highly motivated and qualified staff as well as their continuous development in order to fulfill our high quality requirements. Our development and production facilities in Germany allow us to continuously develop new, high-quality and innovative premium products. We will continue to stand for quality made in Germany in the future and will provide a secure and interesting working environment for our staff.

Partner

Stephan Köhler
PARTNER
Stephan Köhler, Managing Director of TRACOE medical, has literally grown up with TRACOE and is the third generation to run the family business. Since 1990, he has been realising his vision and grown the company into a global player.

Management

Dr. Thomas Jurisch
MANAGING DIRECTOR
t.jurisch(at)tracoe.com
Dr. Thomas Jurisch is responsible for all technical departments of the business, including development, production, quality management, supply chain management and IT.
Marcus Keidl
EXECUTIVE COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR
m.keidl(at)tracoe.com
As a member of the executive board Marcus Keidl focuses not only on developing the commercial area, but is also head of marketing and product management.
Rimm Elfu
EXECUTIVE SALES DIRECTOR
r.elfu(at)tracoe.com
Rimm Elfu is a member of the management board and overseas the entire TRACOE medical sales department.
Karin Strasser
ASSISTANT TO STEPHAN KÖHLER
Phone +49 6136 9169-146
Fax +49 6136 9169-246
k.strasser(at)tracoe.com
Jasmin Altenhofen
ASSISTANT TO DR. THOMAS JURISCH
Phone +49 6136 9169-127
Fax +49 6136 9169-227
j.altenhofen(at)tracoe.com
Felix Dreher
ASSISTANT TO MARCUS KEIDL
Phone +49 6136 9169-304
Fax +49 6136 9169-200
f.dreher(at)tracoe.com
Maximilian Jurisch
QUALITY MANAGEMENT REPRESENTATIVE
Phone: +49 6136 9169-187
Fax: +49 6136 9169-287
m.jurisch(at)tracoe.com
Dr. Monique Adam
HEAD OF PROJECT PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT
Phone +49 6136 9169-344
Fax +49 6136 9169-200
m.adam(at)tracoe.com

Research, Development & Regulatory Affairs

Dr. Ralf Schnell
HEAD OF RESEARCH
r.schnell(at)tracoe.com
Dr. Katharina Schrick
HEAD OF REGULATORY AFFAIRS
k.schrick(at)tracoe.com

Quality, SCM & Production

Sven Schlechtweg
HEAD OF SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
s.schlechtweg(at)tracoe.com
Maik Bartonizek
HEAD OF PRODUCTION PLANNING AND OPERATIONAL PURCHASING
m.bartonizek(at)tracoe.com
Horst Michael Reimer
HEAD OF QUALITY CONTROL
h.reimer(at)tracoe.com

Product Engineering, Facilty- & IT-Management

Patrick Kinner
HEAD OF PROJECT ENGINEERING
p.kinner(at)tracoe.com
Levent Albayrak
HEAD OF FACILITY MANAGEMENT
l.albayrak(at)tracoe.com

Product Management & Marketing

Christine Köstner
HEAD OF PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
c.koestner(at)tracoe.com
Maike Schönfeld
HEAD OF CONTENT MARKETING
m.schoenfeld(at)tracoe.com
Marina Grundmann
HEAD OF VISUAL & BRAND MARKETING
m.grundmann(at)tracoe.com

Sales

Gerhard Kriwanek
HEAD OF INTERNATIONAL SALES
g.kriwanek(at)tracoe.com
Michael Schneider
HEAD OF CLINICAL SALES NORTH
m.schneider(at)tracoe.com
Martin Kurz
HEAD OF CLINICAL SALES SOUTH
m.kurz(at)tracoe.com
Daniela Schüller
HEAD OF INTERNATAL SALES & SALES MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT
d.schueller(at)tracoe.com

Finances, Human Resources & Purchasing

Nadja Rifert
HEAD OF FINANCES
n.rifert(at)tracoe.com
Angelika Enders
HEAD OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT & TRAINING
a.enders(at)tracoe.com
Silke Braun
HEAD OF STRATEGIC PURCHASING
s.braun(at)tracoe.com

Group of Companies

Parent Company XTR Group

Since its founding in 2003 Stephan Köhler, proprietor and managing director of the XTR Group, has specifically invested into companies within the field of medical engineering. The first investment was in medi1one medical grosshandelsgmbh, which was sold after 5 years of strong growth and successful advancement. In 2013 the family business TRACOE medical GmbH, which Stephan Köhler runs as managing director since 1990, was 100% integrated into the Group. Kapitex Healthcare Ltd. was acquired in 2016. The goal to invest into the field of medical engineering is, do further develop the firms under their own name and to advance to a sustainable internationally operative group of companies.

Stephan Köhler
Executive Director XTR Group GmbH
info(at)xtr.group

Sister Company Kapitex Healthcare

KAPITEX Healthcare Ltd. was founded in 1991 and has  headquarters in Wetherby in the North of England. It is a market leader in the development and manufacture of medical devices for use in tracheostomy and particularly laryngectomy. KAPITEX is science-based and clinically orientated. The company is especially proud of its excellent reputation for product quality and service.It has been associated with TRACOE medical for over 20 years. Apart from being the sole distributor of TRACOE products in Great Britain, KAPITEX markets its own airway management products – to maintain and ensure respiratory function in tracheostomy and laryngectomy patients. Kapitex also provides ENT specialist products in the UK for airway stenting, and laryngology.
Its slogan is "Airway Intelligence". The company employs 30 staff members. Ian Worthington is the Managing Partner.

Ian D. Worthington
‍KAPITEX HEALTHCARE LTD.
idw(at)kapitex.com

Subsidiary MC Europe

MC Europe medical products B. V. in the Netherlands is a specialist distributor of quality respiration products. Richard van Goor founded the company in 2010. MC Europe now has thirteen employees and is a successful partner for ICUs, A&E departments, anaesthesia and other departments throughout the Benelux area. The respiration specialist is known for its innovative and high-quality medical devices – combined with professional and expert customer advice and support. Richard van Goor and his team collaborate on practical solutions with leading manufacturers from all over the world. Besides all TRACOE products, the company’s portfolio includes products from other manufacturers such as Kapitex Healthcare ltd., Mercury Medical, Avanos medical, Salter Labs, Armstrong Medical, Hans Rudolph Inc., Novo Klinik-Service GmbH, Pharma Systems and Passy Muir. MC Europe has been a subsidiary of TRACOE medical GmbH since 2011.

Richard van Goor
MC Europe B.V.
r.vangoor(at)mc-europe.nl

Subsidiary in Salzburg


As of 01 April 2018, TRACOE medical GmbH is directly accessible in the Austrian market. TRACOE medical GmbH Austria has its head office in Salzburg. The innovative products of TRACOE evolved not least through the close collaboration with the users, who define the requirements profile. Therefore, TRACOE decided to establish a branch office especially for the important Austrian market. Your contact person is Jörg Altenburger, who is also the managing director. He is supported in this by the entire back office structure and logistics of TRACOE medical in Germany, thus ensuring that a reliable supply can be guaranteed.

Jörg Altenburger
TRACOE MEDICAL GMBH ÖSTERREICH
j.altenburger(at)tracoe.com