Ennepetal. The Mankel family, shareholders of DORMA Holding GmbH + Co. KGaA (DORMA Group) have appointed Bernd Brinker (49) to the post of Chief Financial Officer of the DORMA Group, starting November 1, 2014.
Bernd Brinker succeeds Michael Flacke (54), Head of the Finance Division since 2000 and Member of the Executive Board since 2010, who is leaving the company. Brinker’s last position was as Head of Corporate Portfolio Management and M&A with Evonik Industries AG. As DORMA Group CFO he will be responsible for the Group’s Finance, Controlling, Accounting, Tax, IT, Legal and Compliance activities.
“We are delighted to have persuaded Bernd Brinker to accept this important and demanding position. He is a proven and ‘get things done’ financial expert with many years of managerial experience in various globally active industrial companies,” says the Mankel family. “Bernd Brinker will drive the expansion of DORMA Group’s financial reach and, in so doing, provide additional impetus to our forward progress,” states DORMA Chief Executive Officer, Thomas P. Wagner,
“On behalf of the Executive Board and the shareholders of DORMA Group, we would like to express our gratitude to Michael Flacke for his many years of service and the successful contribution he has made to the development of the company. We wish him all the best for the future”, Thomas Wagner adds.
Ennepetal, November 3, 2014
Caption: Bernd Brinker (49), the new Chief Financial Officer of DORMA Group
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DORMA is the trusted global partner for premium access solutions & services enabling better buildings. With over 100 years of tradition, the company offers holistic solutions covering all facets of door operability – from hinges, closers and floor springs to automatic door systems and time & access control solutions. DORMA also supplies horizontal sliding wall systems.
In fiscal 2013/2014 (June 30), the DORMA Group generated consolidated sales amounting to around 1,060 million euros. Headquartered in Ennepetal, the internationally active DORMA Group is represented in more than 50 countries and employs some 7,500 people worldwide.