Alexander Wottrich appointed as Technical CEO
Frank Oster leaves company27.10.2017
Alexander Wottrich will take over the position of Technical CEO from 1 January 2018. This means he will be heading Research & Development and Supply Chain Management. In addition, he will continue as Managing Director of the Truma Group.
On 31 December 2017 Frank Oster will be leaving the company for personal reasons. After heading SCM from 2011, he has been Technical CEO at Truma since 2013.
As before, Robert Strauß will still be our Commercial Managing Director.
“I’d like to pick up where Frank Oster left off and continue his highly successful work as he might have wanted to. This will mean pursuing a clear line with a focus on our strategic business objectives, i.e. innovation, quality, internationalization and brand awareness. I am looking forward to this exciting challenge, and I am pleased to shape the future of Truma.”
Alexander Wottrich continues: “We are sorry to see Frank Oster go and would like to thank him very much for his outstanding dedication over the past six years. Showing excellent technical expertise and great personal commitment, he has successfully implemented important changes within our company, advanced our digital transformation and given Truma a more international focus. We’d like to wish Frank Oster all the best, both personally and for his future career.”
Alexander Wottrich has a degree in mechanical engineering and a Master’s degree in family entrepreneurship. He is 34 years old and has gathered valuable experience as Managing Director in the Truma Group and, prior to that, at Hilti and therefore both within and outside the family-run business.
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