Tim Kurth was born in Bremen, Germany. He is a specialist in logistics from the University of Applied Sciences in Friedberg, Germany. He started his career in "Unilever" (1990-2001) where he gained experience in business planning, purchasing, accounting and customer service as Director of Export. His career growth continued in „Numico“ and until 2004 took the position Division Manager Logistics for the brands "Milupa" and "Pulmoll", mainly dealing with planning and providing of raw materials for the company's activity. He lived and worked in Opole (Poland) from 2004 to 2006 where he held the position “Supply Chain” Director. During the same year he started work in Norddeutsche Affinerie (the former name of Aurubis) and until July 2014 he took the position Vice President Corporate Logistics. In the period 2009-2013 he also took the corporate function Group Innovation Manager in the concern, responsible for various activities, including important projects in Bulgaria.