Eberle Joins Beneo In Operations Role


Parsippany, NJ & Mannheim, Germany — Manufacturer of functional ingredients, Beneo GmbH has appointed Dr. Mike Eberle to its executive board of directors responsible for overseeing operations at the company.

Dr. Mike Eberle

Eberle, who holds a PhD in chemistry from the Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany, brings nearly three decades of experience within the international food and beverage sector to the new role. He started his career with positions at Unilever in both Germany and The Netherlands. Following this, he has held leadership roles in production, supply chain, logistics, and operations at food and drink manufacturers. Most recently, he was chief operations officer at Rotkäppchen, a sparkling wine producer in Germany.

Eberle will be responsible for operations including production, technology, supply chain management, quality, raw material, health, safety, and environmental protection, as well as sustainability.

“I am very happy to join the Beneo team,” says Eberle. “The company is a leading player for plant-based functional ingredients worldwide. My ambition is to grow Beneo’s operational excellence further and make sure we use our planet’s resources in a sustainable way. Both the experienced team and the production sites around the globe are well set to do so. Passion is a key driver to being successful and I am more than confident that we will succeed as a team.”