Company

24.05.2018
Dirk Röse

Chan­ge con­cer­ning the Mana­ging Direc­tors

Klasmann-Deilmann GmbH wis­hes to announ­ce a chan­ge con­cer­ning the Mana­ging Direc­tors. Long-time Mana­ging Direc­tor Nor­bert Siebels will stand down from his posi­ti­on on 1 July 2018 at which time the com­pa­ny will then be run joint­ly by Moritz Böcking and Bernd Weh­ming. 

On 1st July, 2018, fol­lo­wing 28 years of dedi­ca­ted ser­vice, Dr Nor­bert Siebels will step down from the manage­ment of Klasmann-Deilmann GmbH at which time he will assu­me the posi­ti­ons of mana­ging direc­tor of Bad Bent­heim based C. Deilmann GmbH & Co. KG and of Deilmann-Mon­tan GmbH. In the­se posi­ti­ons, he will take up new chal­len­ges until his reti­re­ment at the end of 2019.

With the depar­tu­re of Nor­bert Siebels, Bernd Weh­ming will be appoin­ted Mana­ging Direc­tor of Klasmann-Deilmann GmbH to run the com­pa­ny joint­ly with Moritz Böcking. Moritz Böcking has been Mana­ging Direc­tor of the com­pa­ny sin­ce 2011 and will be taking on most of the tasks per­for­med by Nor­bert Siebels. Among other respon­si­bi­li­ties, this will inclu­de “Sales” with a spe­cial focus on the inter­na­tio­nal sales of gro­wing media. At the same time, Bernd Weh­ming will be assuming major tasks hither­to per­for­med by Moritz Böcking, inclu­ding the “Finan­ce” and “Human Resour­ces” func­tions.

Our com­pa­ny is great­ly indeb­ted to Nor­bert Siebels”, says Moritz Böcking. In par­ti­cu­lar, Dr Siebels made an important con­tri­bu­ti­on to ensu­ring that for many years now, Klasmann-Deilmann has been the world’s lea­ding cor­po­ra­te group for the deve­lop­ment and sales of gro­wing media for com­mer­ci­al hor­ti­cul­tu­re. “Simi­lar­ly, we also thank our staff and part­ners all over the world for their com­mit­ment. We look for­ward to con­ti­nuing to work with them on the basis of trus­ting, suc­cess­ful coope­ra­ti­on”, says Bernd Weh­ming. “Tog­e­ther we will con­ti­nue to pur­sue deman­ding tar­gets for the future”, adds Moritz Böcking. “Here our main focus will be on con­ti­nui­ty and inno­va­ti­on at Klasmann-Deilmann.”