Career path: How Klaus Fichtelberger made it at baier & michels (b&m) in Ober-Ramstadt.
When Klaus Fichtelberger finished school in the mid-1990s, he imagined that his former teacher would be proven right. “From Thomas Jühe, I kept hearing the phrase: ‘Klaus, you can do it!’” reports Fichtelberger. The Pfungstadt native found his initial situation difficult with regard to career prospects. “I had an extended secondary school degree, hardly any knowledge of English and, moreover, initially no idea how I could develop myself further.”