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New HUBER SE supervisory board took office in March

01.04.2010
On 26 March 2010, Dr.-Ing. E.h. Hans Huber and Karl-Josef Huber took office as chairman and vice chairman of the HUBER SE supervisory board.
The new members of the HUBER SE supervisory board (left to right): Dr.-Ing. E.h. Hans G. Huber (chairman), Karl-Josef Huber (vice chairman)

The new members of the HUBER SE supervisory board (left to right): Dr.-Ing. E.h. Hans G. Huber (chairman), Karl-Josef Huber (vice chairman)

Dr.-Ing. E.h. Hans Huber succeeded Prof. Hartmut Mohr as previous chairman, Karl-Josef Huber has taken over the position as vice chairman. The third member of the supervisory board is former State Secretary Hans Spitzner who has held this office for some time already.

The new chairman Dr.-Ing. E.h. Hans Huber thanked the two outgoing supervisory board members Prof. Hartmut Mohr and Walter Ernst for their commitment and good work.

The new formation of the HUBER SE supervisory board marks the last step of the generation change within the company that started at the end of 2009. Hans and Karl-Josef Huber gave up their position as CEOs of HUBER SE on 31 December 2009 after 41 years of company management and passed on the company’s operative management to the next generation, the sixth generation in the course of the 175 years the company has been family owned.

Hans Huber’s son Georg Huber and Dr.-Ing. Oliver Rong, son-in-law of Karl-Josef Huber, have taken over the responsibility for the company management. With effect from 1st January 2010 Georg Huber is CEO of HUBER SE and further in charge of finances and personnel. Dr.-Ing. Oliver Rong is Vice CEO and in addition in charge of production, engineering/design and purchasing. Dr.-Ing. Johann Grienberger (in charge of technology) and Rainer Köhler (in charge of sales) complete the board of directors.