Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Niemeyer will assume the CEO function at both Uhlmann Group Holding and Uhlmann Pac-Systeme as of October 1, 2020.

Matthias Niemeyer assumes the CEO function at both 
Uhlmann Group Holding and Uhlmann Pac-Systeme

On October 1, 2020, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Niemeyer will take over the chair of the Executive Board of Uhlmann Group Holding and of Uhlmann Pac-Systeme. He succeeds Norbert Gruber, the CEO for many years, who sadly passed away at the beginning of July. Matthias Niemeyer took up his position as Chief Business Development Officer (CBDO) of the Uhlmann Group on May 1, 2020, and has been managing the company group on an ad interim basis over the past weeks.

As CEO of Uhlmann Pac-Systeme, Matthias Niemeyer will be responsible for the cross-divisional management of the company. Together with him, the current Managing Directors Michael Mrachacz (CSO) and Tim Slomp (CTO) form the management team of the leading global systems supplier for pharmaceutical packaging. Besides, Alexander Schöllhorn will strengthen the management team of Uhlmann Pac-Systeme in the newly created position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) as of October 1, 2020.

“We are confident that we have found an excellent solution for our companies with the now completed restructuring of the senior management team, and we are looking forward to shaping the future of our company group together”, states Tobias Uhlmann, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Uhlmann Group Holding and Uhlmann Pac-Systeme. 
 

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Uhlmann Group Holding GmbH & Co. KG
The Uhlmann Group generated sales amounting to EUR 434 million with its workforce of approximately 2,500 in the business year 2019/2020. The company group includes Uhlmann Pac-Systeme GmbH & Co. KG, a leading global systems supplier for the packaging of pharmaceutical products in blisters, bottles, and cartons. Other members of the Uhlmann Group are the companies Koch Pac-Systeme in the Black Forest, Cremer Speciaalmachines in the Netherlands, Axito in Poland, and Wonder Packing Machinery in China. Since October 2019, appropriate elements of central functions are pooled in Uhlmann Group Holding GmbH & Co. KG. Visit www.uhlmann-group.com for more information.