Joachim Essig

Head of Sales, Cocoa Processing Equipment
Bühler Group


Joachim Essig has been Head of Sales in the market segment of cocoa processing equipment for the Bühler Group since 2011, where he is responsible for the global sales activities. He has been working in the cocoa and chocolate industry in different positions for more than 25 years.

One of the direct sales areas of Joachim is the Asia Pacific region, where he is familiar with all the global and local players in the cocoa processing industry.

The professional background of Joachim as a graduated engineer is mechanical engineering and process engineering. However due to many years of promoting cocoa lines around the globe, he has a comprehensive expertise in the worldwide cocoa processing landscape.