Lars Schubert appointed new Chief Operating Officer of BSH

Lars Schubert, currently CTO and Member of the Board of Management of BSH in China, will be join the board of directors of BSH, European leader residence device manufacturer, on April 1, 2022

The engineer succeeds Dr Silke Maurer, who is leaving the business

MUNICH, Germany, February 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lars Schubert will become a member of the board of directors of Management of BSH Hausgeräte GmbH as of April 1, 2022. As Chief Operating Officer (COO), he will be responsible for manufacturing, development, innovation, enterprise technology and global to supply chain management.

“I am delighted that in Lars Schubert we have found within BSH a highly qualified candidate with both technical and international experience to fill the position of COO”, says Dr. Christian Fischer, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of BSH Hausgeräte GmbH and Vice Chairman of the Board of Robert Bosch GmbH.

Dr. Carla Kriwet, CEO and Chairman of the Board of BSH, adds: “Lars Schubert knows BSH and the needs of our consumers very well. It stands for innovation and speed like no one else. We are very happy to now also work with him on the Board of Management, benefiting from his experience in Asia.”

With Schubert, the Management Committee is enriched by an expert who has known BSH for many years. After studying mechanical engineering at the University of Chemnitz-Zwickau, Schubert started his career in 1995 at BSH Hausgeräte GmbH in the Material Technology and Analytic division in Traunreut. After his first overseas BSH assignment in the United States, where he was responsible for the baking plant in New Bern, North Carolina, he held various management positions in production, product development and product management in Germany and abroad. In 2016, Schubert moved to Nanjing, China, where he served as Chief Technology Officer and Board Member of BSH China since 2019.

The 52-year-old succeeds Dr. Silke Maurer, who will leave the company at the end of March. “We thank Silke Maurer for her dedication and leadership, and wish her the best for the future,” explains Dr. Carla Kriwet.

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About BSH

BSH Hausgeräte GmbH, with total sales of approximately EUR 13.9 billion and 60,000 employees in 2020, is a global leader in the home appliance industry. The company’s brand portfolio includes eleven well-known home appliance brands like Bosch, Siemens, Gaggenau and Neff as well as the ecosystem brand Home Connect and service brands like Kitchen Stories. BSH produces in around 39 factories and is represented in around 50 countries.

BSH is a Bosch Group company.

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