Chemist Siegfried Winkelbeiner, who formerly served as Chief Operations Officer at Swiss fabric and technology specialist Schoeller Textiles, is now at the helm of the company as CEO. He replaces textile engineer Hans-Jürgen Huber, who will remain within the company as administration board member, responsible for
innovations and selected projects as well as acting as CEO of the newly founded Schoeller Medical AG.

Winkelbeiner joined the company a year ago. He previously worked with Ciba/BASF and spent several years in South Africa, Thailand and Central and Eastern Europe.