Jörg Bruckamp

New Management

EBARA Precision Machinery Europe welcomes New Managing Director

Sauerlach, 19.4.2024

EBARA Precision Machinery welcomes new managing director in Europe

Date: 2024/04/19

EBARA Precision Machinery Europe GmbH (EPME) is pleased to announce that Mr Jörg Bruckamp has taken over the position of Managing Director as of 1 April 2024. Mr Bruckamp brings with him extensive experience of over 15 years at EBARA Precision Machinery Europe GmbH, where he held various positions in sales and engineering. Mr Bruckamp holds a degree in engineering.

Most recently, Mr Bruckamp held the position of Senior Director Sales Components and Engineering, where he made a significant contribution to the company’s success. His in-depth expertise, customer focus and leadership qualities make him the ideal candidate to take over the management of the company.

Mr Bruckamp succeeds Dr Reinhart Richter, who has taken his well-deserved retirement after a successful 9-year tenure at EPME. The management would like to thank Dr Richter for his outstanding work and commitment to the company.


EBARA Precision Machinery Europe (EPME) GmbH, headquartered in Sauerlach near Munich, is the European sales and service company of EBARA Corporation Tokyo. EBARA is a leading global manufacturer of vacuum and semiconductor systems used to produce wafers, liquid crystals, solar cells and other high-tech products. EBARA Corporation was founded in 1912 by Issey Hatakeyama and employs over 19,800 people worldwide. With an annual turnover of over 4.7 billion euros, EBARA is one of the two largest companies in the industry. EBARA supplies 16 of the top 20 manufacturers in the chip industry.

About EBARA Precision Machinery Europe

The EPME portfolio includes dry and turbomolecular vacuum pumps as well as modern gas abatement systems for the chemical industry, for example. In addition, EPME distributes state-of-the-art CMP tools, wafer bevel polishing and substrate coating systems for chip manufacturing. In 2021 EBARA opened its second modern overhaul centre for vacuum pumps in Dresden. EPME has been operating a vacuum pump overhaul centre in Livingston (UK) since 1994. EPME employs over 240 people in Europe and Israel.