Born in 1966, Roland Hartwig completed an apprenticeship as a machine fitter before obtaining a degree in mechanical engineering from the Regensburg University of Applied Sciences in 1990. In 1992 he joined Linde Material Handling in Aschaffenberg, eventually becoming Vice President Operations in charge of the main plant. Since February 2016 he has been the Schwarzmüller Group's CEO.
CSO Michael Weigand
Born in 1964 in Bückeburg, Germany, Michael Weigand obtained a degree in mechanical engineering in 1988. He then joined Hamburg-based forklift truck producer Jungheinrich, where he performed a variety of sales functions before becoming Vice President Sales. Since January 2016 he has been the Schwarzmüller Group's Chief Sales Officer (CSO), in charge of sales and marketing.
CFO Georg Preschern
Georg Preschern was born in Graz in 1971. He completed an MBA in Paris before joining KPMG in Linz and then working for various medium-sized companies. In 2014 he became Head of Group Controlling at Schwarzmüller. He has been Head of Finance & Controlling since January 2016.