Glaston Corporation Stock Exchange Release 27.05.2019 at 15:00 EET
Glaston and Burghard Schneider have together agreed that Mr Schneider will leave the Group on 27 May 2019. Burghard Schneider has been responsible for the Bystronic glass business since 2014 and member of Glaston Group's Executive Management Group (EMG) as of 1 April 2019. Dietmar Walz, former Chief Sales Officer at Bystronic glass, will assume the position as President for the Bystronic glass business and member of the EMG.
“I want to thank Burghard for his contribution and for a very successful financial turnaround of Bystronic glass. We wish him success for the future. Dietmar, with his experience from the Bystronic glass management team and responsibility for sales and services globally, will be a good addition to our EMG” says President and CEO Arto Metsänen.
Helsinki, 27 May 2019
Board of Directors
For further information:
Arto Metsänen, President & CEO, tel. +358 10 500 6100
Joséphine Mickwitz, VP, IR, Communications and Marketing, tel. +358 10 500 5070
Glaston is the glass processing industry’s innovative technology leader supplying equipment, services and solutions to the architectural, automotive, solar and appliance industries. The company also supports the development of emerging technologies integrating intelligence to glass.
As of April 2019, Bystronic glass is part of Glaston Group. Together we are committed to providing our clients with both the best know-how and the latest technologies in glass processing, with the purpose of building a better tomorrow through safer, smarter, and more energy efficient glass solutions. We operate globally with manufacturing, services and sales offices in 12 countries. Glaston’s shares (GLA1V) are listed on NASDAQ Helsinki Ltd.
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