Klaus E. Becker
Honorary Consul of The Federal Republic of Germany to Western North Carolina (ret.)
And Concha Becker
Both immigrants, they are enjoying and engaging themselves in the urban and international life of Charlotte, a city which thanked them by bestowing the prestigious Global Leadership Award on them in 2015
Klaus was born in Marburg, Germany, and grew up in Dortmund in the Ruhr Valley, where his father worked as a technician with a steel producing company.
After he graduated from high school, Klaus participated in apprenticeship programs in Germany, Italy, Brazil, and the US. He earned a Masters Degree in National Economics and Business Administration from Ruhr Universität Bochum.
NIROSTEEL, LLC is Klaus' international steel trading company based in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. Nirosteel imports steel and steel related products into the United States, Mexico and several European Countries.
Klaus has recently been President of the N.C. Chapter of the German-American Chamber of Commerce, and he is Senator of the Junior Chamber International.
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