Jens Delventhal studied electrical engineering and business administration at the Technical University of Braunschweig and started his career in procurement at Siemens AG.
During this time, he shaped procurement at the factory and group level. As chairman of the Purchasing Council, he was responsible for two electronic categories in central procurement at Siemens AG, and negotiated and managed them globally.
After a position as factory procurement manager at Siemens Energy in Berlin, he moved to Körber AG in Hamburg. In his role as Head of Processes, Methods, Tools and Controlling, he made a significant contribution to the development of global procurement for the mechanical engineering group.
After successfully setting up the digital incubator of the Körber Group (Körber Digital), he moved to Oiltanking GmbH (in future Advario BV, part of the Marquard & Bahls Group) in early 2020. As VP Global Procurement he is responsible for the procurement transformation with the aim of establishing a global procurement organization.