New CEO at CWS-boco Group

As of June 1, 2019, Jürgen Höfling will take over the chairmanship of the management of the CWS-boco Group.

Current CEO Thomas Schmidt: “I’m sure that with Jürgen Höfling, we have found the right CEO to continue the success of the CWS-boco Group. Not only does he know the segment par excellence, he has also taken important steps in the integration of CWS-boco and Initial as part of his mandate in the Shareholder Committee.”

The position of Chief Divisional Officer for the Textile Care division of the CWS-boco Group is also new: Morten Haure-Petersen replaces the previous CDO Detlef Kröpelin, who retired according to plan.  Schmidt: “We are pleased to have won Morten Haure-Petersen for the position as CDO Textile Care. With his sound expertise in the service sector and experience in the international business environment, he will continue to roll out the division’s strategic focus and strengthen the customer focus of textile solutions.”