European Steel Forum


Thomas Büergler

voestalpine Steel Division, Head of R&D Ironmaking and CEO Metallurgical Competence Center

Thomas Büergler graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering from the Technical College in Linz and in metallurgy at the University for Mining, Metallurgy and Materials in Leoben. He is the head of R&D Ironmaking at voestalpine Steel Division and chief executive officer of the Competence Center for Metallurgical and Environmental Process Development K1-MET in Linz and Leoben. He is a lector for process technology at the University of Leoben and materials science at the Technical College in Linz.