Egger Group announces retirement of Ulrich Bühler, member of Egger Group Management

Ulrich Bühler (Image: Egger Group)

Ulrich Bühler, long-time important member of the Egger Group Management, has announced his retirement after committing 24 years to the group.

Bühler played a key role in shaping the fortunes of the company, according to Egger Group’s press release. In this role, he spent 16 years in charge of EGGER Group’s global activities in sales, marketing, product management and communication.

Bühler began his successful career at Egger in 2000 as sales manager at the Brilon, Germany plant. He was then responsible for the sales and marketing agendas in the country management Germany.

In 2006, he was finally appointed to group management and held this role full of responsibility until 2022. For 16 years, he steered the fortunes of the Egger Group and was responsible for sales and marketing in the group management.

During this time, the EGGER Group attained strong growth and further internationalisation. Bühler led his areas of responsibility on the path to digitalisation and built up an extensive international sales network.

Within the company, but also far beyond, Bühler is held in high esteem for his vision, his commitment and his constant striving for win-win solutions for all partners. He has been entrusted with strategic projects since 2022 and acted as a mentor and advisor to his successor Michael Egger Jr.

His retirement at the end of April 2024 marks the start of a new chapter for him. The Egger family and the entire Egger Group expressed their gratitude to Bühler their sincere thanks and highest appreciation for his achievements.