New CEO General Secretary

The Board of Management has appointed the new General Secretary in succession of Michael Liebhardt, who is retiring at the end of the month.

New General Secretary will be Stefan Horst, who is also Managing Director of FWI. Before working for FWI, Mr. Horst has had a long experience as Head of Marketing (UTA Union Tank, Beiten Burkhardt) and Managing Director (Dahler & Company).


Also, a new deputy General Secretary has been appointed: Noel Thiefine, who is General Secretary of the French Association S.I.O.

With an emotional farewell, Michael Liebhardt has been disbanded after 34 years in the tool industry and 23 years as CEO General Secretary, showing some picture of his work life and his CV. The President and his successor handed over some presents and a farewell certificate with thanks for everything, he has done for the benefit of the CEO members.

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