The managing director, Heinz Kruse, worked for many years for the company Tecalemit before the founding of TEKAWE GbmH. Furthermore he has been the proprietor of the company "Kruse Schmier- und Steuertechnik", (which is also based in Stukenbrock) since 1975. This company has produced special devices and installations for Tecalemit for several years.
The other managing director, Anja Kruse, who was appointed in October 1996, worked also for a long time at Tecalemit. It was there that she gained her professional qualifications (Industriekauffrau).