Mayr-Melnhof Karton Reappoints Dr. Wilhelm Hormanseder as Chairman

Wilhelm Hormanseder

Dec. 13, 2013 - Mayr-Melnhof Karton said that Dr. Wilhelm Hormanseder (59) has been unanimously reappointed Chairman of the Management Board for a further period of five years.

The new term will start on January 1, 2015 and end on December 31, 2019.

Mr. Hormanseder joined the Mayr-Melnhof Group in 1990 and has been Chairman of the Management Board and CEO since May 2002.

"He has significantly shaped the company’s successful development during the past two and a half decades. His reappointment underlines the continuity and sustainability in the management of the Mayr-Melnhof Group," the company said in a statement

The current term of the other members of the Management Board runs until May 2015.

The Mayr-Melnhof Group is comprised of MM Karton and MM Packaging. MM Karton produces coated recovered cartonboard. The Division has seven mills in Europe with a total annual production capacity of approximately 1.6 million tons. MM Packaging is Europe's largest manufacturer of folding cartons. At 33 locations more than 650,000 tons of cartonboard are converted into folding cartons per annum. To learn more please visit: www.mayr-melnhof.com.

SOURCE: Mayr-Melnhof Karton