Pfäffikon SZ, June 27, 2006 − Effective July 1, 2006, Dr Jörg Eichkorn has been appointed Deputy Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Unaxis. Siegfried Lamprecht, who has headed Corporate Human Resources to date, is leaving the company.
Dr Jörg Eichkorn has occupied a top management post at Unaxis since October 2005 as Head of Corporate Controlling. In this role, he has made a significant contribution to the company's successful turnaround.
"Now that the company has accomplished its turnaround, it is focusing wholly on its strategy of expanding and moving forward in 25 countries around the world. I am delighted to have gained the best man in my team for this key post", says Unaxis CFO Rainer Mück.
"I would like to thank Siegfried Lamprecht for contributing his know-how to the turnaround process. The company is now extremely well positioned for further growth", says Georg Stumpf, Chairman of the Unaxis Board of Directors.