Dr Matthais Heiden has officially begun his new role as CFO of SAF-Holland, replacing Wilfried Trepels.
As the new CFO and Management Board member of the SAF-Holland Group, Heiden will be responsible for the areas of Finance, Accounting and Controlling, IT, Legal and Compliance, Human Resources, and Investor Relations and Corporate Communications.
"We are highly confident that Dr Heiden together with his fellow Management Board members will successfully execute SAF-Holland Group's growth Strategy 2020 and that he will make a significant contribution to achieving our 2020 financial targets," said Bernhard Schneider, Chairman of the Board of Directors of SAF-Holland.
Detlef Borghardt, CEO of SAF-Holland, added, "Dr Heiden's wide-ranging knowledge of global accounting and reporting structures and his vast experience in all aspects of financing will prove particularly advantageous in the global expansion of the SAF-Holland Group.
"His industry background will be a great asset not only for optimising our global processes but also in progressing with the digitalisation of our group of companies. We are very much looking forward to working with him."