01.07.2015

Emese Weissenbacher joins the management board of MANN+HUMMEL

Emese Weissenbacher will assume the role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at MANN+HUMMEL with effect from July 1st.


Emese Weissenbacher, new CFO at MANN+HUMMEL from July 1st, 2015

Ludwigsburg, July 1st, 2015 – Emese Weissenbacher will assume the role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at MANN+HUMMEL with effect from July 1st. After graduation, Emese Weissenbacher started her professional career at the filtration specialists in 1994 as an intern in the Human Resources department. Her career trajectory continued with positions in controlling and marketing, after which she made the leap to production management and from there to the extended management board.

Before joining the management board, the technically oriented business graduate headed up the large filter plant in the Czech republic and was responsible for a total of seven plants and around 3,000 employees in Europe as the Group Vice President Europe.

Born in Hungary, Emese Weissenbacher grew up in Romania and speaks four languages. She is one of 107 women in the top management at companies in Baden-Württemberg (www.spitzenfrauen-bw.de). Actively involved in mentoring women, she is a regular speaker on panels on economic issues and questions relating to career and family. In her new executive position as CFO, the 51-year old mother of two grown children is joining the existing trio of Alfred Weber (President and CEO), Frank Jehle (Deputy CEO), and Manfred Wolf (President & General Manager Automotive + Industrial Business).

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Press photo:             Emese Weissenbacher, new CFO at MANN+HUMMEL from July 1st, 2015

Press contact:          Harald Kettenbach
                                   Phone: +49 (0) 7141 98 - 2583
                                   E-mail: harald.kettenbach@mann-hummel.com

                                   Miriam Teige
                                   Phone:   +49 (0) 7141 98 – 3354
                                   E-mail: miriam.teige@mann-hummel.com

About MANN+HUMMEL
The MANN+HUMMEL Group is a leading global expert for filtration solutions and development partner and original equipment supplier to the international automotive and mechanical engineering industries. Employing 16,000 people at more than 60 locations worldwide, the company achieved turnover of about 2.8 billion euros in 2014. The group’s product portfolio includes air filter systems, intake manifold systems, liquid filter systems, cabin filters and technical plastic parts, as well as filter elements for vehicle servicing and repair. For general engineering, process engineering and industrial manufacturing sectors the company’s product range includes industrial filters, a series of products to reduce carbon emission levels in diesel engines, membrane filters for water filtration and filter systems.