Glaston Group makes changes to the Executive Management Group

Glaston Group makes changes to the Executive Management Group

Glaston and Burghard Schneider have together agreed that Mr Schneider will leave the Group. Dr. Burghard Schneider has been responsible for the Bystronic glass business since 2014 and member of the Executive Management Group (EMG) as of April 1st, 2019.

M.Sc. Dietmar Walz, former Chief Sales Officer at Bystronic glass, will assume the position as President for the Bystronic glass business and member of the EMG.

“I want to thank Burghard for his contribution and for a very successful financial turnaround of Bystronic glass. We wish him much success for the future. Dietmar, with his experience from the Bystronic glass management team and responsibility for Sales and Services globally, will be a good addition to our EMG”, says President and CEO Arto Metsänen.




About Bystronic glass

Bystronic glass symbolizes innovation with machinery, systems and services for the processing of architectural, automotive and display glass focussed on tomorrow’s market. From basic requirements through to entire, customized installations Bystronic glass provides pioneering solutions.

As of April 2019, Bystronic glass is a member of Glaston Group (Finland). Together we are committed to providing our clients with both the best know-how and the latest technologies in glass processing, with the purpose of building a better tomorrow through safer, smarter, and more energy efficient glass solutions. We operate globally with manufacturing, services and sales offices in 12 countries. Glaston’s shares (GLA1V) are listed on NASDAQ Helsinki Ltd.


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