Senger-Weiss to leave Gebrüder Weiss board


Heinz Senger-Weiss will resign from the Gebrüder Weiss management board, leaving the Austrian logistics company on 31 December 2019.

The managing director of Air & Sea is leaving for personal reasons having held various roles with the company.

Following various international activities, Senger-Weiss took up the role of regional managing director Air & Sea in 2003 and became a member of the board of management in 2005, and has been in charge of the Air & Sea, sales and customs divisions ever since.

Dr Rudolf Christian Stiehl, chairman of the supervisory board says: “We respect the decision of Heinz Senger-Weiss and thank him for his great commitment to the company. For 20 years, 15 years of which as a member of the management board, he has successfully contributed to the development of Gebrüder Weiss and has had a lasting influence on the orange corporate culture.”

Dr Lothar Thoma will start working in the Air & Sea division from 1 September, bringing with him over 20 years of logistics industry experience.

Stiehl says: “With Dr Lothar Thoma, an experienced logistics expert joins the company. Thanks to his international management competence, he has all the prerequisites for managing the Air & Sea division at Gebrüder Weiss.”