17.03.2020 – Interroll Holding AG

Ad-hoc release: Markus Asch nominated for election to the Interroll Board of Directors

Ad-hoc release: Markus Asch nominated for election to the Interroll Board of Directors

Sant'Antonino, Switzerland, March 17, 2020. At the Annual General Meeting of Interroll Holding AG on May 8, 2020, Markus Asch will be proposed for election to the Board of Directors.

At the next Annual General Meeting of Interroll shareholders on May 8, 2020, Markus Asch is to be elected to the Board of Directors of Interroll Holding AG. Asch, born 1971, is a German citizen. He began his career at Kärcher in 1995 and held several management positions until he was appointed to the Kärcher Management Board in 2007. In 2010, Asch was appointed Deputy Chairman at Alfred Kärcher SE & Co. KG with headquarters in Winnenden, Germany. Since January 1, 2020, he has been Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In addition to his duties, he is CEO of the subsidiary in the United States and also has overall responsibility for the North and South America regions.

With more than 12 years on the Kärcher Board of Management, Markus Asch brings with him versatile management expertise with a global perspective. His experience focuses on the establishment and further development of modular product and solution platforms, digitalization, and a strong anchoring of services as well as a sales organization adapted to customer needs. He holds a degree in mechanical engineering (Dipl.-Ing.) from the University of Applied Sciences in Esslingen.


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Interroll profile

The Interroll Group is the leading global provider of material handling solutions. The company was founded in 1959 and has been listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange since 1997. Interroll provides system integrators and OEMs with a wide range of platform-based products and services in these categories: Rollers (conveyor rollers), Drives (motors and drives for conveyor systems), Conveyors & Sorters as well as Pallet & Carton Flow (flow storage systems). Interroll solutions are in operation in express and postal services, e-commerce, airports, the food and beverage industry, fashion, automotive sectors, and many other manufacturing industries. Among the company’s end users are leading brands such as Amazon, Bosch, Coca-Cola, DHL, Nestlé, Procter & Gamble, Siemens, Walmart and Zalando. Headquartered in Switzerland, Interroll has a global network of 32 companies with turnover of around CHF 559.9 million and 2,300 employees (2018).