A company on a growth path - since 1970

KNOLL develops, produces and distributes machines and systems for a wide range of industries. Profitability and sustainability characterize our daily thinking. With our products we would always like to offer our customers added value. This is our drive as an independent family business.

Management board

The sons Matthias and Jürgen Knoll are the second generation to manage this family-owned company founded by Walter Knoll. They are also shareholders. 

Jürgen Knoll, CTO

Jürgen Knoll has been a Managing Director of KNOLL Maschinenbau GmbH since 2004. This mechanical engineer's focal points are development, design, production, quality management, customer service, and information technology. His particular passion is precision.

Matthias Knoll, CEO

Matthias Knoll has been a Managing Director of KNOLL Maschinenbau GmbH since 1987. This business economist's management responsibilities include sales, marketing, purchasing, finance, and personnel. He pays special attention to customer satisfaction.


It all began in 1970 with Walter Knoll, who founded this mechanical engineering company as a one-man operation. The company's history is impressive - the company has been on a consistent growth course since the very beginning: Its product line has been expanded consistently, world markets conquered, and employees hired.

Company portrait

Our common values and goals are the prerequisite for the success of our company. The „Company Principles“ documents these values and goals for our employees, business partners, and the public. It indicates our requirements and standards. Against this background we have formulated guidelines that are specified in our company principles and company goals as well as in the management and employee principles. They are binding for all of our employees. In the further course of the company principles, we will use the term „employees“, which refers to all employees, whether male or female.

Unternehmensleitbild - KNOLL Maschinenbau GmbH
Ansprüche und Maßstäbe - KNOLL Maschinenbau GmbH


Firmententwicklung - KNOLL Maschinenbau GmbH