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Relevante Erfahrung

Ernst has more than 30 years of professional experience in various industrial fields such as plant and mechanical engineering, "white goods", automotive, nuclear, aerospace, rail applications, surface coating/forming and measuring technology as well as industrial applications of fluid technology (pneumatics/hydraulics).
  • Vice President Quality, Grohe AG
  • Head of QM, thyssenkrupp Bilstein
  • Quality-Director Europe, Tenneco Automotive
  • Quality-Director IMI-Norgren Precision Engineering
  • Quality-Director Advanced Q, Strategy/Standard, JCI
  • Quality-Manager Europe, ATAG Kitchen Group


Ernst ist Spezialist auf folgenden Gebieten:
  • Design, implementation and continuous improvement of QM or integrated management systems
  • Organizational process modeling and performance optimization
  • Supplier management (selection, approval, development)
  • Implementation of customer-specific requirements in the organizational process model (e.g., VW Formula Q, Daimler MBST)
  • Specific QM training (problem solving, FMEA etc.)
  • Escalation management for event-oriented Q issues (customer/supplier side)
  • Certification procedures and maintenance of certification status for regulations 9001, VDA 6.x, IATF, IRIS, ASME etc.
  • EFQM model