Change in the Executive Committee of Schaffner Group

Dec 19, 2019


Media Release


Change in the Executive Committee of Schaffner Group



Luterbach, Switzerland, 19 December 2019 – Max Bänziger, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Schaffner Group, will leave the Group to take on a new professional challenge. He will step down from Schaffner Executive Committee at the end of January 2020.


Until a succession has been resolved, Martin Köppel, Head of Global Quality of the Schaffner Group and former production manager, will take over the tasks associated with the COO function on an interim basis.


Max Bänziger joined Schaffner Executive Committee in January 2018. The Board of Directors and the Executive Committee would like to express its warm thanks for his commitment and wish him all the best for the future.





Marc Aeschlimann

Christian Herren

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Financial Officer

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