VOLTABOX AG

EUROPEAN Manufacturing and SALES REGION

From our headquarters in the German town of Delbrück, we at Voltabox Deutschland GmbH are busy steering the former Electromobility Division of paragon AG into the future. Our team of 30+, which is based at a 2,000 square-metre facility located not far from paragon AG, is dedicated to designing, developing and producing high-performance battery systems for the European market.

A group of specialists, working on the basis of your specification profile, will help create a customised solution to your application and also provide support for system integration. The use of existing modular elements allows flexible solutions to be created quickly and cost-effectively for the customer concerned.

A maximised degree of automation and end-to-end process monitoring guarantees optimum quality.

 

 

Klaus D. Frers, Management

After he graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering Klaus Dieter Frers worked for AEG-Telefunken in Frankfurt/Main and Seligenstadt in several different positions.

From 1983 to 1987 he was in charge of Nixdorf Computer AG’s electronics manufacturing plant as production manager. In 1988 Mr. Frers founded paragon electronic GmbH and in 1999 paragon AG, in which paragon electronic GmbH merged after going public on the German Stock exchange. Mr. Frers received numerous awards for his entrepreneurial activities.

In 2000 he was dignified with the “Oskar des Mittelstands”, a highly respected German award for medium-sized enterprises of the Oskar-Patzelt-Foundation. In 2006 Mr. Frers received the nomination as “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst & Young, as well as the distinction as “Premier” of the Oskar-Patzelt-Foundation. In 2010 he received the “Kunststoff-Oscar” by the Society of Plastic Engineers (SPE) Europe for the innovative Belt-Mic.

As CEO of paragon AG Mr. Frers is responsible for business strategy and development, production, finances and human resources. In 2014 the division electric mobility was spun-off to the 100% subsidiary Voltabox Deutschland GmbH; in parallel, Voltabox of Texas in Austin, Texas, was founded. 2017 was been the change from Voltabox Deutschland GmbH in Voltabox AG. Voltabox of Texas is now the subsidiary from Voltabox AG. Mr. Frers is CEO of both companies. 

Juergen Pampel, Director Division Electromobility

After receiving his degree in mechanical engineering Juergen Pampel was inter alia Head of Development and Technical Design and Head of Product Line Management at Weidmueller Interface GmbH & Co. KG in Detmold.

With his qualification as Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Mr. Pampel successfully implemented different process development projects and optimizing projects for well-known OEMs and automotive suppliers. Mr. Pampel’s career at paragon AG started in 2004 as Head of Business Development. In the following years he became Managing Director of a subsidiary and took part of the development of a new sports car as Head of Development for Artega Automobil GmbH & Co. KG.

Today Mr. Pampel is the Director Division Electromobility of Voltabox AG and is in charge of sales and project management for high performance batteries and propulsion systems.