The Management and team of BBR Headquarters in Switzerland consist of professionals from multiple nations with different backgrounds to fulfill our duties and responsibilities as a Franchisor & Licensor to BBR Network Members. This includes system development and maintenance, product support and training, marketing, supply chain management and much more.

Juan Maier - CEO

Juan holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering with First Class Honours, as well as an MBA from IE Business School. In 2012, he joined BBR VT International as Senior Product Manager and was later promoted to Head of Business Development responsible for steering BBR’s global franchising/licensing and business development activities, as well as directing BBR’s international marketing strategy and implementation. Juan was appointed CEO in January 2019. Earlier roles included several senior management positions within the construction industry where he led large multi-disciplinary engineering teams with multi-million dollar budgets to execute some of the world’s most complex and challenging construction projects. Juan has also previously spearheaded industry-leading digital transformation projects which leveraged automation, optimisation and BIM technologies to create new business opportunities and revenue streams while enhancing productivity and lower costs for all stakeholders.

Cezary Sternicki - Deputy CEO

Cezary has a Masters in Civil Engineering from the Technical University of Gdansk, Poland and an Executive MBA from ESMT in Berlin, Germany. He joined BBR VT International in 2015 as Head of Product Development, later becoming Head of Operations and has been responsible for the development of new business areas with a strong focus on new product and system solutions, including strategy and concept implementation, new partner management, plus management of new product sales. As Deputy CEO, since January 2019, he also supports BBR VT’s day-to-day business and overall company management. Cezary’s earlier experience includes roles as general manager within post-tensioning, geotechnical and precast concrete businesses with portfolios of complex high profile projects.

Behzad Dehghan Manshadi - CTO

Behzad has Bachelor and Master's degrees in Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, along with a PhD in Structural Engineering. He joined BBR VT in 2012 as R&D project leader where his focus was on post-tensioning technology and stay cables, as well as providing project-specific technical advice. Behzad was promoted to Head of R&D in 2014 and then in 2017 to Head of Technology where he led the R&D, Quality, Production and Supply Chain departments. He was appointed Chief Technical Officer in January 2019. Behzad is currently an active member of the Ground Anchors Task Group within fib. Behzad’s early work included product design and optimization in the automotive sector and a post-doctoral project to provide advanced non-destructive methods for inspection of structural components within the aeronautical industry.

Functions at BBR HQ

  • Technology
  • Research & Development
  • Production & Supply Chain
  • Quality Management
  • Business Development
  • Franchise/License Management
  • Marketing
  • International Projects, and
  • Related Shared Services

Get in touch with us

If you would like to get in touch with us, the Headquarters team will be pleased to hear from you. For specific projects, you might prefer to look at our worldwide map and make contact directly with a local BBR Network representative.