10-Apr-2013 9:53 AM

MTU Aero Engines announces appointment of new CEO

MTU Aero Engines Holding supervisory board announced (09-Apr-2013) current CFO Reiner Winkler will move to the position of CEO, effective 01-Jan-2014. He succeeds Egon Behle, who does not wish for a contract extension. In his new position as CEO, Mr Winkler will keep his current role as CFO and take on additional central functions. Michael Schreyoegg will be newly appointed to the board of management, effective 01-Jul-2013. Currently, he is responsible for the military programmes of MTU. In his new function, he will be responsible for the commercial and military OEM programmes. [more - original PR]