13.11.2008 | Austria
S&T appoints two additional members to its executive board
Extended management lays solid foundation for a continuation of earnings growth
Peter Sturz, 50, will manage the division “Infrastructure Solutions” (Hard and Software, Networks, Server/Storage/Security Solutions, Outsourcing Services) as a Chief Operating Officer. Sturz has been with S&T since 2007 successfully managing the Adriatic Region (Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Albania). Sturz began his career at Allgemeine Bausparkasse as a member of the board responsible for Sales, Marketing and IT. Before joining S&T he was as member of the managing board of CSC-Austria with responsibilities for Austria and Central Europe. Peter Sturz strengthens S&T’s competitive edge specifically in complex IT-projects of customers from the financial services industry.
CEO Christian Rosner and CFO Martin Bergler remain members of S&T’s executive board. Rosner will focus on strategic projects and Mergers & Acquisitions, as well as on improving earnings.
“The extension of S&T‘s board lays a solid foundation for continuing the course of growth and for further improving productivity and profitability. The new members demonstrated their capabilities and strengths in their previous positions at S&T. I am happy to identify management talent internally – it is a proof that S&T can develops excellent leadership potential within the company,” comments the chairman of the supervisory board, Thomas Streimelweger, about the new appointments.
Captions: Peter Sturz (left), COO S&T, and Georg Komornyik, COO S&T