Your Global Partner for
Efficient Sourcing and Consulting


BU Source was founded in 2016 by industry experts with long-term experience in business development, marketing and technology.

Our solid background is in the area of organometallic specialty products, polymer additives, pharma and fine chemicals.

We provide distinguished sourcing and consulting services in the business segments of  Consumer and Industrial Specialties.

Industrial Specialties:

Essential petrochemical and polyolefin manufacturing and processing aids like catalyst raw materials, components and polymer additives.

Consumer Specialties:

High-end specialties for demanding consumers in selected market segments, like cosmetics.

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Dr. Joachim Brüggenwerth,
Managing Director

Dr. Joachim Brüggenwerth

Dr. Joachim Brüggenwerth

helds a PhD degree in organic chemistry from the University of Bielefeld, Germany and started his career in the waste management industry as project manager of new recycling technologies in 1994. In 1999 he went to Elf Atochem/ Atofina/ Arkema as key account and business development manager for functional polyolefins and high performance polymers.

From 2009 to 2013 he had the position as global business development manager at Chemtura Organometallics GmbH.

Since 2014 he is working as sourcing and contract manager for a Korean company.

Dr. Wolfram Uzick,
Managing Director

Dr. Wolfram Uzick

Dr. Wolfram Uzick

helds a PhD degree in organic chemistry from the Technical University of Dortmund, Germany and started his career in the chemical industry in 1986 as R&D team leader at former Schering AG, Germany, now Bayer Healthcare. Later, he had several positions with increasing responsibility in R&D and technology at former Witco and Crompton Corporation., which became Chemtura Corporation.

From 2012 to 2014 he was global marketing manager at Chemtura Organometallics GmbH. He has indepth technical  knowledge, managerial and commercial skills in the areas of olefin polymerization, catalysis, organic synthesis and fine chemicals also including quality assurance and regulatory aspects.

Since 2008 he is also board member of VAA – Association of Managers in the German Chemical Industry.

How We Work

The mission of BU Source is to provide reliable service, covering sourcing and market development for high-quality products.

Our service includes consulting and technical support as per our customers request.

BU Source has a strong customer-oriented approach providing long-term experience, passion, appreciation, efficiency and reliability.

BU Source takes advantage of low overhead cost, quick decision-making and very little bureaucracy. Moreover, BU Source does not have to meet shareholder and financial market expectations.

BU Source is only working with reliable and approved manufacturing partners and with experienced distributors. Hence, the value offered to customers is based on a unique combination of competitive pricing, technical expertise, market knowledge, reliability and responsiveness to customers needs.