As of April 1, 2020, Sirka Hintze is the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Leschaco Group. She joined the Group as Incoming CFO on September 1, 2019. 

Since October 2014, Rainer Barthel has held the position of CFO. He will retire at the end of this year and until then will work on projects and support Sirka Hintze in her new function. The Management Board of the Leschaco Group said in a statement that it “thanks Rainer Barthel for his many years of competent and successful work in the group, which he joined in 1996.”

Jörg Conrad, Owner and CEO of the Leschaco Group, said: “With Sirka Hintze we have gained an experienced financial expert for the Management Board of the Leschaco Group, who has already made important contributions in her role as Incoming CFO in the past months. I am very pleased about her joining our Management Board and I am convinced that Sirka Hintze will contribute to the successful development of the group of companies as CFO.”

Hintze is a financial expert with over 20 years of professional experience. After studying business administration, she worked at HSH Nordbank AG for 10 years. She then moved to Reply S.p.A. Xuccess GmbH and later to VTG AG, as Head of the Financing and Treasury department. Prior to joining Leschaco, Sirka Hintze worked as Head of Finance North America at Marquard & Bahls AG in Houston, USA.

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6th April 2020