Wolfgang Pöschl to continue as Weinig’s CEO until 2020

Wolfgang Pöschl, CEO of The Michael Weinig Group


Michael Weinig Chairman Wolfgang Pöschl will continue to serve his term until retirement on December 31, 2020.

The supervisory board expressed its fullest confidence in him at a meeting on March 15, 2018. Chairman of the Supervisory Board Thomas Bach, said, “The Weinig Group has developed well with Wolfgang at the helm. We want to continue the success story of our company together with him.” He added that the extension of the contract was a valuable piece of continuity for the company.

Wolfgang Pöschl has been CEO of the Weinig Group since 2010. Under his leadership, the company achieved record sales in 2016. By harmonising internal processes, he recently made a very valuable contribution to cost reduction and efficiency.

The great task for the future is digitisation, which the company has driven forward. Mr Pöschl said, “I am delighted about my new mandate and the challenges ahead, which I will tackle in close consultation with the supervisory board and my colleagues on the management board, Gregor Baumbusch and Gerald Schmidt.”