EMEA Distribution and Value Add Center Manager at Parker Hannifin

Dirk Falkenreck (53) born in Germany, lives in the Bielefeld region with his wife and four children. Hobbies and interests include Rotary Club, sport and chess. 

Falkenreck joined Parker Hannifin in 1995 and heads up the EMEA distribution network – ensuring that each precision-engineered solution for commercial, mobile, industrial and aerospace markets travels seamlessly through the supply chain.

It’s a long way from his first role in the company. Initially appointed as IT manager in the hose products division, Falkenreck moved to Bielefeld, Germany, where he implemented a customer service centre and distribution centre for Parker’s largest division in EMEA.