Well experienced and strengthened management team
Alice Childs
Managing Director

  • Joined Scholz Holding at the end of 2016 as Managing Director.
  • Alice brings with her more than 20 years of China-related management experience and is recognised as a specialist in cross-cultural business strategy and M&A.
  • She is fluent in Chinese and has an MSc from Oxford University. Alice sits on various boards, including UK school governor positions.
Mike Diamond
Managing Director

  • Joined Scholz at the end of 2016 as Managing Director.
  • With more than 20 years of experience in the scrap business, both in ferrous and non-ferrous metals, Mike worked in the family scrap business throughout high school and joined the company full-time in 1996 after graduating from St. John Fisher College with a BA in Economics and Management.
  • Working in every aspect of the business, in 1998, he served as general manager of Diamond Hurwitz in Buffalo, N.Y.
  • He is recognized as an industry specialist with extensive knowledge of the scrap business.
Kian Guan Goh
Managing Director

  • Joined Scholz Holding GmbH in 2017 as Managing Director.
  • Kian Guan brings with him many years of experience as an engineer and investment banker.
  • He has a Master of Finance from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology of Australia, and a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore.
Richard Anthony Lynn
Managing Director

  • Joined Scholz Holding GmbH in 2016 as Managing Director.
  • Richard holds board positions on a number of companies: His 20 years’ plus experience covers mainly the structured finance industry, having previously worked at leading investment banks and independent service providers.
  • He specialises in debt administration and complex financial products.
Mark Howard Filer
Managing Director

  • Joined Scholz Holding GmbH in 2017 as Managing Director.
  • Mark holds a number of board positions: a Chartered Accountant, he has for many years run a business providing director services and has significant experience at board level across a variety of sectors.
  • He specialises in structured finance transactions and accounting.