Team

Our team connects the worlds of our shareholders: technology and management, implementation and leadership. Our employees are practitioners and experienced consultants with strong implementation skills.
Lumics Team im Hangar
Detlev Jeske

Detlev Jeske

Managing Director

“Lumics brings together the expertise and experience of two established companies to create something new. This is unique and I am delighted to be part of it and to help shape it.”

Detlev was appointed to the management board of Lumics GmbH & Co KG in Hamburg in March 2019. Prior to that, he worked for Lufthansa Technik AG in Hamburg for over 20 years (purchasing, sales, production and as managing director for four years in Malaysia and four years in China). As part of these tasks, he was also responsible for maintenance operations as accountable manager. Within the framework of these duties, he worked in two medium-sized companies in the industrial goods and automotive sectors in Germany. Additionally, he was a member of the German armed forces for ten years, most recently as a captain.

Wolfgang Lobmeier

Principal

Together for success

Wolfgang holds a degree in aviation and aerospace engineering and has 20 years of professional experience in various management positions worldwide for organizations in the fields of aviation and aerospace engineering, automotive industry, consumer goods, plant engineering and electromobility. His focus was on project management, purchasing, supply chains, logistics and operations. Furthermore, he was significantly involved in organizational development as well as Lean Six Sigma improvement projects and is certified as a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. Over the past seven years, Wolfgang has been active as a partner in the field of restructuring and turnaround management consultation, where he was responsible for process optimization along the value chain in various industrial sectors. He has been a Principal at Lumics since 2019.

Wolfgang Lobmeier
Henrik Niedeck

Henrik Niedieck

Principal

“I am a master of precision mechanics and have experienced the power and added value of operational excellence myself as a production manager. At Lumics, I can make full use of my knowledge and build bridges between production and management.”

Henrik has more than 30 years of professional experience in the areas of production, repair and administration. Henrik was a manager for more than ten years, during which time he gained his qualification as a business trainer, process facilitator (coach) and OKR Master. He obtained his master craftsman’s certificate in precision mechanics from the Hamburg Chamber of Crafts in 2000. Prior to this, he worked in the medical and mechanical engineering industry as a mechanic in customer service for several years.

Felix Schneider

Principal

Felix graduated in “Business Administration, Economics and Law” (M.A.) with a focus on business leadership and social organization. Felix holds certificates in traditional and adaptive project management methods.

Felix Jäger
Felix Jäger

Felix Schneider

Principal

Felix graduated in “Business Administration, Economics and Law” (M.A.) with a focus on business leadership and social organization. Felix holds certificates in traditional and adaptive project management methods.

Christian Wybierek

Christian Wybierek

Project Manager
“Change way and behavior to achieve new goals.”

Christian earned his degree in industrial engineering at the Technical University Braunschweig. He then worked for seven years as a consultant in the field of business reorganization. During that time, he was involved in around 15 lean implementation initiatives in over ten successful company reorganization projects. Subsequently, he was responsible for supply chain management as well as production planning and control as deputy operations manager for a manufacturer of sensor technology, initiating an overhaul of its manufacturing processes.
Christian has been with Lumics since 2019, successfully conducting transformation programs across multiple industries from aviation to supply chain logistics. His focus is on achieving the most economically viable optimization of value creation, which is reflected in his extensive professional experience predominantly in the operational fields of production, asset management, procurement, and logistics.

Frederik Gelbrich

Frederik Gelbrich

Project Manager
“Team work makes the dream work.”

Frederik attended the San Diego State University in California on a tennis scholarship, where he received his bachelor’s degree and MBA in 2015 and 2017, respectively. Additionally, he completed his master’s in “Digital Business Management & Engineering” in January 2022. Since embarking on a professional career in consulting, Frederik has worked primarily on Operational Excellence in value-adding processes, for which he leverages methods and tools from areas such as Lean Management, the Toyota Production System, Agile/Scrum, and Lean Six Sigma. As of January 2023, Frederik is certified in SAFe Agile and proficient in applying agile methodologies in order to manage administrative and operational projects in volatile environments.

Frederik Gelbrich

Project Manager

Team work makes the dream work

Frederik attended the San Diego State University in California on a tennis scholarship, where he received his bachelor’s degree and MBA in 2015 and 2017, respectively. Additionally, he completed his master’s in “Digital Business Management & Engineering” in January 2022. Since embarking on a professional career in consulting, Frederik has worked primarily on Operational Excellence in value-adding processes, for which he leverages methods and tools from areas such as Lean Management, the Toyota Production System, Agile/Scrum, and Lean Six Sigma. As of January 2023, Frederik is certified in SAFe Agile and proficient in applying agile methodologies in order to manage administrative and operational projects in volatile environments.

Frederik Gelbrich
Naiba Ibrahim

Naiba Ibrahim

Consultant
“Impossible is just an opinion”

In 2020, Naiba successfully completed her bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering with a focus on construction at the Technical University of Cologne. Afterwards, she began a part-time master’s program in mechanical engineering with a specialization in digital production, earning her degree within one and a half years. This enabled her to gain in-depth knowledge of issues surrounding digitalization. Additionally, she obtained the GreenBelt-certification and has already internalized the Lean philosophy through practical application.

Ajay Mehra

Ajay Mehra

Consultant
“Every problem has a solution”

Ajay completed his Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering at Technical University of Hamburg in 2021. Prior to this, he had gained experience parallel to his studies in strategic consulting, cyber security consultation, and at a start-up in product development. He also gained additional experience in aircraft lifecycle management at LHT and in sleep apnea consultation. Since 2021, Ajay has been working as a consultant at Lumics. Additionally, he has obtained SAFe 5 Agilist certification.

Ajay Mehra

Consultant
“Every problem has a solution”

Ajay completed his Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering at Technical University of Hamburg in 2021. Prior to this, he had gained experience parallel to his studies in strategic consulting, cyber security consultation, and at a start-up in product development. He also gained additional experience in aircraft lifecycle management at LHT and in sleep apnea consultation. Since 2021, Ajay has been working as a consultant at Lumics. Additionally, he has obtained SAFe 5 Agilist certification.

Ajay Mehra