25.5.2022 • Corporate News
<Bielefeld, Mai 25, 2022> Dr. Martin Reintjes, previously responsible for Global Sales and coach for the Western European countries, will leave the International Executive Board at his own request on June 30, 2022 and will join the company's Advisory Board with effect from July 1, 2022. The owners of the holding company Dr. August Oetker KG as well as the Advisory Board of Dr. August Oetker Nahrungsmittel KG would like to thank Dr. Reintjes very much for his many years of successful service to Dr. Oetker and look forward to working with him in the future in his new role as member of the Advisory
As successor to Dr. Martin Reintjes, Georg Heerdegen Parsbo will take over the responsibility for Global Sales in addition to Human Resources, effective July 1, 2022. As a coach, he will take care of the regions of Western Europe, Asia and Africa.
With effect from June 1, 2022, Dr. Jörg Uffmann will become a new member of the International Executive Board of Dr. August Oetker Nahrungsmittel KG. As part of the transformation he will assume responsibility for the further development of our processes and our organization. Previously, the industrial engineer, who holds a doctorate in business administration, spent more than ten years as managing director of an international retail company, where he was responsible for setting up and operating a supplier management system for private label purchasing. His particular focus was on optimizing processes along the entire value chain, from the end customer through supply chain to packaging and raw materials.
The members of Dr. Oetker's International Executive Board continue to be:
Dr. Albert Christmann, who is also a General Partner of Dr. August Oetker KG, the
holding company of the Oetker Group, continues as Chairman of the Executive Board
with responsibility for Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Communication.
At the same time, he acts as coach for the German Dr. Oetker national company.
Dr. Alexander Edelmann is responsible for Controlling, Accounting, Finance, Taxes,
Insurance and IT. As a coach, he is also responsible for the countries in Eastern
Dr. Christian von Twickel is responsible for Production and Technology, Logistics
and Purchasing. As a coach, he takes care of the national companies in Central and
Claudia Willvonseder continues to be responsible for Marketing, Research and
Development, Compliance, Sustainability and Global Data Management. In addition,
she will become coach of Canada, the US and Australia from July 1, 2022.
About Dr. Oetker
Within the Oetker Group, Dr. Oetker forms the umbrella for numerous production and sales companies that are active in over 40 countries and, in addition to the core markets in Europe, are also active in North and South America as well as in Africa, Asia and Australia. In the 2020 financial year, Dr. Oetker and Conditorei Coppenrath & Wiese generated sales of 3,710 million euros. Worldwide, more than 17,500 employees work for Dr. Oetker and Coppenrath
& Wiese. Founded over 130 years ago in Bielefeld, the family-owned company Dr. Oetker is one of the leading branded goods companies in the German food industry. The diverse product landscape with around 1,000 products in Germany and more than 4,000 different products worldwide includes baking ingredients, baking mixes, decor products, desserts, sweet meals, chilled desserts, preserves, ready-to-eat cakes, Vitalis muesli, frozen pizzas and
snacks, refinement products, a varied range for bulk consumers and much more.