- Stefan Müller takes over the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at PAUL HARTMANN AG as of July 1, 2020
- The new CFO has many years of experience as CFO in various areas at ZEISS in Germany and the USA
Heidenheim, May 18, 2020 - Stefan Müller is the new CFO of the HARTMANN GROUP. He will assume responsibility for Controlling, Finance, Accounting, Mergers & Acquisitions, Risk Management, Legal and Investor Relations as of July 1, 2020.
Stefan Müller is a member of the ZEISS management team and CFO of the ZEISS Industrial Quality & Research segment. He studied business administration in Heidenheim and is a qualified Chartered Financial Analyst. He also holds an MBA from INSEAD France. He began his professional development in the finance and investment sector. In 2003 he joined ZEISS SMT as Head of Corporate Controlling and Finance. He then held management positions in various divisions of the ZEISS Group in the areas of strategic business development, controlling, finance, accounting, risk management and M&A as well as the CFO function of ZEISS Meditec USA.
"With Stefan Müller, HARTMANN gains a very experienced CFO who has proven his leadership qualities in a wide variety of positions," explains Fritz-Jürgen Heckmann, Chairman of the HARTMANN GROUP Supervisory Board. "With his pragmatic and clear manner, he will contribute to the success of the transformation program launched by HARTMANN in 2019 and continue the solid financial structure that characterizes the company. We look forward to welcoming Stefan Müller to the Board of Management and to working with him.”