Management
Markus Voegeli
MARKUS VOEGELI

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER / CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Born 1961, Swiss, degree in Economics and Business Administration (lic. oec., publ.), Chief Executive Officer (CEO) / Chief Financial Officer (CFO) since 20 August 2013. Chief Financial Officer of the Group from October 2009, ad interim Chief Executive Officer between September 2012 and August 2013. Before working as an independent financial consultant from 2004 to 2008, was CFO of the stock exchange listed Valora Group from 2000 to 2004 and most recently CEO of the Mediservice startup company. Before this period, he worked in various companies of the Swissair Group, including financial head of Nuance Global Traders in Australia and Asia.

Beatrice Grünwald
BEATRICE GRUENWALD

CHIEF PURCHASING OFFICER

Born 1966, Chief Purchasing Officer (CPO) since 11 November 2013. The textile and garment engineer has over 20 years’ experience as a product manager and buyer in the vertical retail sector. In her last position, she spent five years as a Board member with responsibility for Purchasing and Procurement at BiBA GmbH in Duisburg, Germany. In the course of her career, she also worked in various purchasing positions at Charles Vögele for over 12 years. Beatrice Grünwald is a graduate of the Reutlingen Technical University.

Meinrad Fleischmann
MEINRAD FLEISCHMANN

CHIEF SALES OFFICER ad interim

Born 1961, appointed Chief Sales Officer (CSO) ad interim 24 November 2015 – also Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Charles Vögele Holding AG since 29 April 2015, first elected in 2014.

Graduated in Economics from the University of St. Gallen. CEO of the Pfister Group from 2007 - 2015. Meinrad Fleischmann is an experienced leader with extensive knowledge of retail, especially fashion retail, in the Swiss market. Before becoming CEO of the Pfister Group, he was head of the fashion company Schild from 2002–2006. From 1999–2001 he was CEO of ABM and from 1997–1999 he was CEO of Herren Globus, where he began his career in 1987, holding various positions in purchasing and sales.