The supervisory board of Koenig & Bauer (KBA) unanimously elected Dr Martin Hoyos (66) as its new chairman at today’s extraordinary board meeting. This follows the resignation of Heinz-Joachim Neubürger as member and chairman of the supervisory board. On 14 October 2013 Dr Martin Hoyos from Vienna was appointed by the register court in Würzburg, Germany, as a replacement supervisory board member following the resignation of longstanding member and chairman Dieter Rampl. He will stand for election by the shareholders at the press manufacturer’s AGM on 28 May. The experienced auditor, is a former member of the board of directors at KPMG Germany and holds diverse supervisory board seats at medium-sized companies.
The shareholder representatives proposal to fill the vacant supervisory board post left by Heinz-Joachim Neubürger to the register court in Würzburg should take place in the next ordinary meeting on 20 March 2014.