Your contact person

Management

  • Wilken Treu

    Breeding Director and CEO
    Tel.: 0251-32809 11
    Fax.: 0251-32809 24
    treu@westfalenpferde.de

    Wilken Treu

    Breeding Director and CEO

    Our thoughtful and committed leader has a Masters in Agricultural Studies at Gottingen and has extensive experience in the German breeding community having worked as Commercial Director and Deputy CEO  for the State Stud of Saxony-Anhalt  as well as holding various management positions at the private Lewitz Stud owned by Paul Schockemoehle.

    Mr. Treu oversees all areas of our Westphalian Studbook, the selection of auction horses and licensed stallions ,  implementation of the breeding program,  and management of the corporate profile  and strategic direction of the association.

    Yes,  he is a very busy man!

     

  • Katrin Tosberg

    Deputy Breeding Director
    Tel.: 0251-32809 57
    Fax.: 0251-32809 91
    trosberg@westfalenpferde.de

  • Sophia Rösmann

    Secretary to Managing Director
    Tel.: 0251-32809 12
    Fax.: 0251-32809 24
    roesmann@westfalenpferde.de

    Sophia Rösmann

    Secretary to Managing Director

    Mrs. Rösmann is the force behind much of the administration at the association, working behind the scenes to assist in organizing auctions, events, exportation of horses and young breeders. 

     

Westphalian Studbook

  • Dietmar Reher

    Stud book management, Small stallions und different breeds, DNA, Mares performance tests
    Tel.: 0251-32809 16
    Fax.: 0251-3280994
    reher@westfalenpferde.de

    Dietmar Reher

    Studbook

    Dietmar Reher has been with the Association for a long time. He completed his administrative trainee with the Westphalian Association and since than works in the studbook.

  • Sylvia Versmold

    Management Studbook (Maternity leave)
    Tel.: 0251-32 809 27
    Fax: 0251-3280994
    versmold@westfalenpferde.de

    Sylvia Versmold

    Manager of the Westphalian Studbook

    Sylvia oversees the co-ordination of pre-selection and licensing, the organization of mare shows, preparation of cover slips and all registrations and internal appointments.

     

  • Annette Schürmann

    Passports, Registration Papers, Foal Auctions
    Tel.: 0251-32809 15
    Fax.: 0251-3280994
    schuermann@westfalenpferde.de

    Annette Schürmann

    Passports, Registration Papers, Foal Auctions

    For any questions you might have about passports for your Westphalian horses and foals,  Annette is your contact.  In addition she oversees registration of all broodmares and foals as well as the foal auctions. Working for the association since 1971, it is safe to say that Annette understands the Westphalian Studbook like no other!

     

  • Mark-Andre Ridder

    Assistant, Westphalian Studbook Managment
    Tel.: 0251-32809 14
    Fax.: 0251-3280994
    m.ridder@westfalenpferde.de

    Mark-Andre Ridder

    Assistant, Westphalian Studbook Managment

    Mark co-ordinates all the dates for the branding of foals as well as co-ordinating the registrations for all of our horses. Together with Sylvia Borgmeyer, he writes passports and foal registrations as well as co-ordinating pre-selection and licensing.

  • Katrin Wierling

    Mares tests and shows,Mares performance tests
    Tel.: 0251-32809 27
    Fax.: 0251-3280994
    k.wierling@westfalenpferde.de

Sales– Marketing - PR

  • Bernd Richter

    Auctioneer, Sales Manager
    Tel.: 0251-32809 70
    Handy:  0172-241 3280
    Fax 0251-3280993
    richter@westfalenpferde.de

    Bernd Richter

    Auctioneer, Sales Manager

    Bernd Richter started his career with the Westfalen National Stud in 1972 so he understands the scope and talent of the wonderful Westfalen Sport horse . His depth of stud book knowledge and great sense of timing make his fast moving auctions successful and entertaining . In 1972 Bernd Richter started his career at the Westphalian national stud.  He is fondly known for his commanding voice and  his quick decisions as an auctioneer.

    Mr. Richter oversees:

       - Selection of the auction horses and foals

      -  Auctioneer at all Westfalisches Stammuch auctions

    -         Equine Sales Services for the Stammbuch

    -         Advising members how to market and sell their horses.

  • Carsten Lenz

    Sales Manager Show jumping/Auction Horse Selector
    Tel.: 0251-32809 75
    Handy: 0173- 5367568
    Fax 0251-3280993
    lenz@westfalenpferde.de

    Carsten Lenz

    Assistant Sales Manager/Auction Horse Selector

    Mr. Lenz has a long and impressive career in professional equestrian world.  Starting at the Show Jumper stable of Gut Berl and working for the Bavarian Breeding Association in Munich,  Mr. Lenz knows the importance of finding the right horse for the right rider.

    A Westphalian Native,  Mr. Lenz is excited to promote the brand he feels most passionate about and makes it his business to know all about our inventory in training, at auction and at breeder’s yards.

    Mr. Lenz will be a familiar face at all of our auctions and can provide you with any queries you may have about any of our horses for sale through breeders as well as at auctions.   He is an important member of our Service 365 team.

     

  • Leonie v. Mohl

    International Sales and Marketing
    Tel.: 0251-32809 25
    Fax 0251-3280993
    v.mohl@westfalenpferde.de

     

    Leonie v. Mohl

    International Sales and Marketing

    Leonie v. Mohl is our expert in marketing, communications and sales. Before she started at the Westfalen Pferedestammbuch she graduated from high school in Ireland.  To deepen her knowledge of horses she worked at famous studs in the US and Australia for 2 years. Her interest in management and marketing led her to Univerisity of Gottingen and completed a degree in Business Management.

    Since 2012 she has contributed great energy and creativity to our Stammbuch team and  oversees the following: Servicing Foreign Clients, Social Media and Website Management, Inside Sales, Event Management, and Marketing Planning with Rhegan White.

     

  • Maria Berger

    PR and Advertising and Sales Secretary
    Tel.: 0251-32809 17
    Fax.: 0251-3280993
    berger@westfalenpferde.de

    Maria Berger

    PR and Advertising and Sales Secretary

    Maria oversees advertising in our auction catalogues, our German Newsletter and general Public Relations for our German press.

  • Katja Schulze Topphoff

    Westphalian Competition Results
    Tel.: 0251-32809 17
    Fax.: 0251-3280993
    schulzetopphoff@westfalenpferde.de

    Katja Schulze Topphoff

    Westphalian Competition Results

    Katja tracks all the results of national and international competitions for all of the Westphalian breeds.  Her weekly update will be posted on our website home page.

Accounting

  • Doris Asselmann

    Accounting
    Tel.: 0251-32809 21
    Fax: 0251-3280993
    asselmann@westfalenpferde.de

    Doris Asselmann

    Accounting

    Doris is our friendly accountant who is responsible for Billing and overall accounting for the association.

     

  • Claudia Südfeld

    Accounting
    Tel.: 0251-32809 21
    Fax: 0251-3280993
    suedfeld@westfalenpferde.de

    Claudia Südfeld

    Accounting

    Our Accounting Assistant , Claudia Südfeld never loses track of numbers. The Westphalian Studbook has many Challenges and Mrs. Südfeld keeps everything running smoothly from billing to accounts receivable.