At PAUL HARTMANN AG in Heidenheim/Germany, the holding company steering all group activities, we're committed to creating innovative healthcare solutions that benefit both professionals and patients the world over. Our Management Board brings a modern, forward-thinking approach to the business, using the expertise and knowledge acquired over the company's almost 200-year history to set the agenda for the future of healthcare.
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The management board
Meet our Management Board
Chairman of the Management Board (CEO)
A qualified physicist, Britta Fünfstück is the head of the HARTMANN GROUP. The 50-year-old is responsible for corporate strategy, the Transformation Program office, the Infection Management segment with its Risk Prevention and Disinfection divisions, and the KNEIPP subsidiary. Britta Fünfstück's responsibilities also include the German domestic market and the Pharmacy business as well as the Digital, Human Resources, Communications, Quality Management and Compliance departments.
Member of the Management Board
A biomedical engineer by training, François Georgelin is responsible for the Wound Care segment, Regulatory Affairs and the KOB subsidiary. The 57-year-old is also in charge of marketing operations for North and Eastern Europe, along with France, South America and the USA.
Member of the Management Board
Management expert Stefan Grote is responsible for the Incontinence Management segment along with the areas of Procurement, Supply Chain, Real Estate, Sustainability, Online and E-Commerce. Alongside lean management and technical services in the operating area, the 53-year-old is also in charge of marketing operations in Western and Southern Europe, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa.
Member of the Management Board (CFO)
Management expert Stefan Müller is responsible for Finance, Controlling, Legal, Mergers & Acquisitions and IT. In addition, the 50-year-old is in charge of Investor Relations, Internal Audit and Risk Management, the CMC subsidiary and marketing operations in Austria and Switzerland.
Meet our Supervisory Board
Our Supervisory Board, with its equal representation of employees and shareholders, oversees the management board and appoints its members.
|Fritz-Jürgen Heckmann||Attorney-at-law in the lawyer co-partnership Kees Hehl Heckmann and Supervisory Board Member Chairman of the Supervisory Board|
|Ralf Willeck*||Chief Authorized Representative of IG Metall Heidenheim Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board|
|Joachim Bader*||Full-time Chairman of the General & Group Works Council (until April 30, 2022)|
|Birgit Herm-Grimm*||Full-time Chairwoman of the Works Council of PAUL HARTMANN AG (from April 30, 2022)|
|Yvonne Brix*||Member of the Works Council of BODE Chemie GmbH|
|Prof. Dr. Angelika C. Bullinger-Hoffmann||Professor of Ergonomics and Innovation Management at Chemnitz University of Technology|
|Christine Geppert*||Full-time Chairwoman of the Works Council of Karl Otto Braun GmbH & Co. KG|
|Gerhard Hirth||Managing Director of SCHWENK Zement International Geschäftsführungs GmbH|
|Horst Mund*||Trade Union Secretary for the Management Board of IG Metall|
|Wolfgang Röhrl*||Representative of the executive staff|
|Joachim E. Schielke||Former Member of the Management Board of Landesbank Baden-Württemberg and former Chairman of the Management Board of Baden-Württembergische Bank|
|Eduard Schleicher||General partner of the SCHWENK Zement KG|
|Prof. Dr. med. Sevgi Tercanli|
Specialist in gynecology and obstetrics in own private practice
|* elected employee representatives|