Prof. Dr.-Ing. Schupp is Head of Purchasing Automotive and Aftermarket at the Schaeffler Group. He has more than 11 years of professional experience in purchasing in the automotive industry. Before joining the Schaeffler Group, he was Purchasing Manager for central electronics plants at Continental AG.
From 2000 to 2003, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Schupp completed his doctorate at the Logistics Department of the Technical University of Berlin. From 1993 to 1998 he studied industrial engineering with a focus on business administration at the University of Karlsruhe. Immediately after graduating, he received the Heinz Nixdorf Management Programme scholarship, where he worked in the Procurement Center, Parts and Materials Intelligence department at SONY headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.