Changes in Würth Group Advisory Board
Markus Sontheimer is a new member of the Advisory Board of the Würth Group. He was appointed to the Advisory Board by the Supervisory Board of the Würth Group’s Family Trusts on 1 January 2022. Markus Sontheimer has been Chief Information and Digital Officer of the Danish facility management provider ISS A/S since June 2021. The listed group employs around 400,000 people and generated annual sales of EUR 9.3 billion in 2020. The name ISS stands for “International Service System”. ISS operates in 77 countries worldwide.
Ina Schlie, member of the supervisory boards of q.beyond AG and Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG, left the Advisory Board of the Würth Group on 31 December 2021.
The Advisory Board of the Würth Group, which consists of nine members, is the chief controlling body of the Würth Group. Bettina Würth has chaired the Advisory Board since March 2006.
About the Würth Group
The Würth Group is the global market leader in its core business: the sale and production of fastening and assembly materials. Other wholesale and production companies, the so-called Allied Companies, operate in related areas, including electrical wholesaling, electronics and financial services. More than 83,000 employees in over 400 companies operating over 2,400 branch offices and shops in more than 80 countries form part of the Würth Group. The Group achieved sales of EUR 14.4 billion in fiscal year 2020.