Dr. Killinger joined the Buss Group in 1991 (his family was a minority shareholder) establishing the logistics and logistics real estate divisions. In 2002, he acquired all the shares of the Buss Group. In 2003, he established Buss Capital, a
leading German KG house primarily involved in the financing of containers and container ships. The Buss Group is also a 37% shareholder of August Bolten, the second oldest German shipping company established in 1801, which is primarily
active in the bulker business. As Managing Director/Chairman of the Buss Group, Dr. Killinger oversees the strategic direction of the group. Dr. Killinger is also a Managing Director of Buss Capital and a Director of Buss Global Holdings Pte. Ltd.