Holistic, practical guidance for companies in the global textile industry.

Enhanced economic success, based on the right textile knowledge. Enabling clear decision-making to define strategic objectives – and implement them with a future-oriented view.

The DNA of the company is Iris Biermann. Her broad textile knowledge and her experience in machine construction, as well as in strategic marketing and product management.

Her excellent network of contacts and strategic partnerships in industry are your assurance of authentic and well-directed advice and solutions.

Biermann Services is the ideal partner for customers in textile machine manufacturing, fiber, yarn and fabric production, as well as retailers.

Profile Iris Biermann

11.2015 – 07.2019: USTER

Head of Global Textile Technology

Role highlights

Project Management Development of the USTER STATISTICS 2018 Web App. Data transfer via cloud for fast updates and functions of the future.

Role highlights

Uster Textile Technology goes Digital: Digital transformation of Textile Technology Trainings, Literature, Support and Consulting’s.

11.2011 – 10.2015: RIETER 

Senior Strategic Marketing Manager

Role highlights

From the conception to the content development to the launch of the “Rieter Spinners Guide” with machine settings for each spinning technology per textile application in web app and book format.

Role highlights

Development of a market model for calculating and predicting the required yarn quantity per raw material, spinning technology and textile application.

08.2008 – 10.2011: OERLIKON 

Vice President Market and Product Strategies

Role highlights

Concept development and implementation of Oerlikon Textile Component Stores on a franchise basis (Turkey, Egypt).

03.1995 – 08.2008: SAURER

 

Senior Manager Textile Technology
Head of Worldwide Cooperation Marketing Rotor Spinning
Senior Manager Marketing Rotor Spinning and Textile Application Technology
Senior Manager Textile Application Technology
Departmental Head of Technology Centre

Role highlights

Development of a global Technology Center for customer trials for setting recommendations in India, China, Germany, USA, Czech Republic.
Project management of the development project “Fancynation” – hardware and software system for the production of fancy yarns on the rotor spinning machine Autocoro.
Concept development of Belcoro image campaign (Customer Certification program for yarn and fabrics out of rotor yarns which are produced on the rotor spinning machine Autocoro) including development of the Belcoro Quality Standards.

 

Personal successes

Member of Saurer Campus support program for preparation for management functions. Selection process: 4 members from 8,000 employee.
Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Fiber Institute Bremen.
Freelance consultant for textile laboratories for accreditation DIN EN ISO 17025.
Freelance consultant to companies with regard to the preparation and maintenance of quality management systems according to ISO 9001.

09.1991 – 01.1995: 
HOCHSCHULE NIEDERRHEIN

Student

Field of study

Studying textile engineering.
Textile technology, yarn and fabric production.

Personal successes

Thesis awarded Diploma with Honors by VDI
(Association of German Engineers).

Appointment as Special Expert in the field of accreditation of textile laboratories for DAP (German Accreditation Council).

08.1987 – 06.1990:
DELIUS & SOEHNE

Apprentice

Training as physical-technological textile laboratory assistant.

Personal Success

Highest mark.

08.1985 – 06.1987:
DELIUS & SOEHNE

Apprentice

Training as textile machinery manager/weaving.

Personal Success

Highest mark.