Biography

YOU CAN REACH EVERYTHING. NO MATTER WHERE YOU START!

Gerold Wolfarth‘s unique success story​

Born as the son of a simple farmer, he becomes the CEO of a company with activities throughout Europe.
Already at the age of eleven he manages the farm of his parents.
At the age of 22, he completes his first Ironman Triathlon – during several months, his day begins at 4:30 in the morning.
He successfully converts his company from the one-man show to the Europe-wide market leader.
Six years after its founding, his company is almost on the rocks. He saves it.

Today, the bk Group has more than 200 employees from 33 countries.

THE COMPANIES OF THE FUTURE DO NOT MAKE PROFIT, HIERARCHY AND CAREER IN THE CENTER, BUT THE PEOPLE.

Entrepreneurial success is compatible with – and might even depend upon – taking care to lead a fulfilling life in all its aspects!

Gerold Wolfarth, born in 1970, completed his vocational training as a wholesale sales representative and
plunged into his career with both feet. He founded the bk Group in 1999 in the future kids’ room of his
private residence. Today he leads a successful enterprise that operates throughout Europe, and he stands
for a corporate philosophy in which people come first.