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Change in the Executive Board of Körber AG

Michael Horn, currently CTO/COO of Körber AG, requested the Supervisory Board to release him from his current contract in order to meet new challenges outside the Group. The Supervisory Board of Körber AG has granted approval with regard to this request.

Michael Horn will leave the Körber Group as of April 30, 2018. He will become a Member of the Executive Board at DMG MORI AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT, a leading global manufacturer of machine tools from mid-May. 

Michael Horn joined Körber in 2007. He started as Managing Director at Studer. Before being appointed to the Körber Group Executive Board, he was COO at United Grinding AG, the management company of Körber’s Business Area Machine Tools.

Richard Bauer, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Körber AG, commented: "We very much regret Mr. Horn's decision, but fully accept it. On behalf of the entire Supervisory Board, I would like to thank him for his commitment to the Group over many years and especially during his time on the Group Executive Board. We wish him all the best for his professional and private future.

Press Release February 8, 2018