Harald Schröpf, former COO, has been appointed as new Chief Executive Officer of TGW Logistics Group GmbH, succeeding Georg Kirchmayr, who has left the company. Having served as CEO for more than 17 years, Georg Kirchmayr played a pivotal role in the success story of TGW.
Harald Schröpf is a degreed physicist. He is with TGW since 2009 as Chairman of the Management Board of TGW Systems Integration in Wels. He previously worked at Siemens and a logistics company in Germany. In 2010, he became Managing Director at TGW Logistics Group GmbH.
Harald Schröpf, together with CFO Jörg Scheithauer and CSO Christoph Wolkerstorfer, will form the Management Board of TGW Logistics Group.
TGW Logistics Group is a leading global systems provider of highly dynamic, automated and turnkey logistics solutions. In the current business year (1.7.2017 – 30.06.2018), TGW Logistics Group expects strong growth: more than 500 new employees shall be taken on. In the last financial year (1.7.2016 – 30.6.2017), TGW increased its revenues to 621 million Euros and the EBIT to 43,8 million Euros. As a growing company, TGW currently employs 2,800 people.