Your Global Partner for
Efficient Sourcing and Consulting

History

BU Source GmbH 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 Specialty Chemicals and Industrial Specialties.

Industrial Specialties for Polymer Production

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

Specialty Chemicals for other Industries

High-end specialties for demanding customers in selected market segments like organic intermediates.

People

Dr. Joachim Brüggenwerth,
Managing Director

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.

In 2014 he was working as Sourcing and Contract Manager for a Korean company. At the same time BU Source was founded which then transferred into BU Source GmbH in 2016.

Dr. Wolfram Uzick,
Managing Director

Wolfram Uzick

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.

From 2008 to 2017 he was also board member of VAA – Association of Managers in the German Chemical Industry.

How We Work

The mission of BU Source GmbH 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 GmbH has a strong customer-oriented approach providing long-term experience, efficiency and dependability. In addition the company takes advantage of quick decision-making and very little bureaucracy.

BU Source GmbH is working with reliable and approved manufacturing partners with international supply experience only.

Hence, the value offered to customers is based on a unique combination of competitive pricing, technical expertise, market knowledge and responsiveness to customers needs.