Thansau , 19.12.2022

Dr. Derick Beitel succeeds Dieter Hüttlinger

Dieter Hüttlinger is retiring after 25 years at Schattdecor

Schattdecor CFO Dieter Hüttlinger is retiring at the end of 2022 after 25 years with the company and handing over the reins to Dr. Derick Beitel, Head of Finance at Schattdecor since 2021.

Dieter Hüttlinger, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Schattdecor AG, will retire at the end of 2022. Hüttlinger worked for Schattdecor in Germany and abroad for 25 years, six of which he was responsible for, and helped shape the Finance department, as a member of the Executive Board.

Roland Auer, CEO of Schattdecor AG: "On behalf of the entire Executive Board and the Schatt family, we would like to thank Dieter Hüttlinger for his decades of commitment, his level-headedness and foresight. We wish him all the best for this new chapter in his life. At the end of the year, we say 'goodbye' to our esteemed colleague, full-blooded Schattdecorian and friend.”

The company's Supervisory Board has appointed Dr. Derick Beitel, Schattdecor’s Head of Finance since November 2021, as the new CFO and successor to Dieter Hüttlinger, effective January 1, 2023.

Roland Auer: "We would like to take this opportunity to warmly welcome Dr. Derick Beitel to the Executive Board of the Schattdecor Group. We already appreciated him as a highly qualified and valuable colleague in his function as Head of Finance and are now looking forward to working even more closely with him. We wish him a good start and every success in this new challenge as Chief Financial Officer at Schattdecor.”

Dr. Derick Beitel has been active in the Finance department at Schattdecor since November 2021. Before that, he worked for more than 20 years at an international industrial company, in wholesale as well as in corporate finance | M&A. Dr. Derick Beitel studied business administration at the University of Mannheim and McMaster University (Canada) and received his doctorate from the University of Witten/Herdecke (Germany). He is married and has two daughters.