Markus Braun resigns with immediate effect as member of the management board; James Freis appointed as interim CEO

In mutual consent with the Supervisory Board of Wirecard AG, Dr. Markus Braun resigned today with immediate effect as member of the management board.   The Supervisory Board of Wirecard AG appointed Dr. James H. Freis, who was appointed yesterday as member of the management board, as interim CEO with sole power of representation. Firmenkontakt Read more about Markus Braun resigns with immediate effect as member of the management board; James Freis appointed as interim CEO[…]

Lonza Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Lonza announced today that Pierre-Alain Ruffieux has been appointed Chief Executive Officer effective 1 November 2020.   Pierre-Alain is currently Head of Global Pharma Technical Operations at Roche where he and his 12,000-strong team are responsible for all aspects of pharmaceutical commercial manufacturing and supply chain operations, technical, quality assurance and regulatory. Read more about Lonza Appoints New Chief Executive Officer[…]

Implenia is awarded major job to build new Stadtbahn line in Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf, the state capital of North Rhine-Westphalia, has commissioned Implenia to build two sections of the new U81 railway line, part of the city’s Stadtbahnlinie network. U-Bahn line 81 will connect Düsseldorf’s main railway station with its airport and exhibition grounds. Part of the first section of the route to the north of the city Read more about Implenia is awarded major job to build new Stadtbahn line in Düsseldorf[…]

Laser 2000 Welcomes New Managing Director Andreas Boerner

With Andreas Boerner, Laser 2000 has gained a well-known expert from the industry. His comprehensive technical knowledge makes him the perfect candidate to further extend the success curve of the photonics specialist. Interim Managing Director Ronald Bartel will return to his current position as a member of the Advisory Board as planned. The new managing Read more about Laser 2000 Welcomes New Managing Director Andreas Boerner[…]

Nanette Haubensak appointed CFO of the HOCHDORF Group

The Board of Directors of the HOCHDORF Group has appointed Nanette Haubensak as its new CFO and member of senior management team. She will take over the role from Jürgen Brandt on 29 June 2020. Nanette Haubensak is a trained economist employed by the Rieter Group, Winterthur (Switzerland), from 2006 to 2019 as Head of Corporate Development Read more about Nanette Haubensak appointed CFO of the HOCHDORF Group[…]

Dr. Tammo Boinowitz Future President of ALTANA’s BYK Division

Dr. Tammo Boinowitz (53) will become managing director of BYK-Chemie GmbH based in Wesel as of January 1, 2021. After a two-month training and transitional phase, he will also become the President of BYK, the largest division of the specialty chemicals group ALTANA. He succeeds Dr. Christoph Schlünken, who has headed the division on an Read more about Dr. Tammo Boinowitz Future President of ALTANA’s BYK Division[…]

Wirecard AG: Preliminary result Q1 2020

In the first quarter of the fiscal year 2020, Wirecard AG succeeded in boosting its earnings as expected. According to preliminary figures, consolidated revenues increased by around 24 percent to EUR 700.2 million (Q1/2019: EUR 566.7 million). Preliminary earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) rose by around 26 percent to EUR 199.2 million Read more about Wirecard AG: Preliminary result Q1 2020[…]

TE Connectivity and Komax announce new wiring solution to boost productivity in manufacturing harnesses for terminal block assemblies

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, and Komax, a pioneer and market leader in the field of automated wire processing, have partnered on the production of harnesses on the Komax Omega 740/750 automatic harness machines. The machines incorporate TE`s ENTRELEC SNK series of pluggable terminal blocks in their design. “With the Read more about TE Connectivity and Komax announce new wiring solution to boost productivity in manufacturing harnesses for terminal block assemblies[…]

Highlighting progress on SIG’s journey Way Beyond Good

Published today, SIG’s Corporate Responsibility (CR) Performance Update for 2019 explores key aspects of the company’s Way Beyond Good ambition, highlights its sustainability stories of the year, and reports progress towards its targets for 2020 and beyond. „Our packaging has delivered food safely to billions of people all over the world. We want to help Read more about Highlighting progress on SIG’s journey Way Beyond Good[…]

QIAGEN announces worldwide shipments of QIAstat-Dx test kits for SARS-CoV-2

. QIAstat-Dx Respiratory 2019-nCoV Panel rapidly differentiates novel coronavirus from 21 other pathogens implicated in serious respiratory syndromes Panel being tested at four hospitals in China after initial evaluation on clinical samples by a leading Paris hospital Adds to QIAGEN’s portfolio of molecular testing solutions to aid in global public health emergency QIAGEN (NYSE: QGEN; Read more about QIAGEN announces worldwide shipments of QIAstat-Dx test kits for SARS-CoV-2[…]