Harald Schröpf, former Chief Operating Officer at TGW Logistics Group, has been appointed as TGW’s new Chief Executive Officer succeeding Georg Kirchmayr, who has left the company. Having served as CEO for more than 17 years, Kirchmayr played a pivotal role in TGW’s success.
Harald Schröpf, a degreed physicist, has been with TGW since 2009 where he served as Chairman of the Management Board at TGW Systems Integration in Wels, Austria. In 2010 he became Managing Director at TGW Logistics Group GmbH. Schröpf previously served as a consultant for Siemens Management Consulting and was Managing Director at a logistics company in Germany.
Harald Schröpf, Jörg Scheithauer, Chief Financial Officer and Christoph Wolkerstorfer, Chief Sales Officer will form the new Management Board of TGW Logistics Group.
TGW Logistics Group is a leading global systems provider of highly dynamic, automated and turnkey logistics solutions. As a growing company, TGW currently employs 2,800 people and in the current business year (7/1/2017 – 6/30/2018), TGW Logistics Group anticipates strong growth: with the recruitment of more than 500 new employees. In the last financial year (7/1/2016 – 6/30/2017), TGW grow its revenues to 621 million Euros and the EBIT to 43,8 million Euros.