Senator h. c. Peter Schaufler passed away unexpectedlySindelfingen, 19.08.2015. The entire BITZER Group, THE SCHAUFLER FOUNDATION and the SCHAUWERK Sindelfingen are mourning the loss of Senator h. c. Peter Schaufler, who passed away unexpectedly in Salzburg at the age of 74. As the CEO and company owner, Senator h. c. Peter Schaufler managed BITZER with endless dedication for 36 years and turned the long-standing company into the world’s largest independent manufacturer of refrigeration compressors.
Change in the BITZER management teamSindelfingen, 23.07.2015. BITZER SE with its headquarters in Sindelfingen, Germany has partially restructured its management team. Jürgen Kleiner (Chief Procurement Officer) and Helmut Meyer (Chief Sales and Marketing Officer) have both left the company.Jürgen Kleiner worked for 23 years for the world's largest independent manufacturer of refrigeration compressors. The Managing Director of BITZER SE has left the company at his own request by mutual, amicable consent. "The board of management and the management team are very sorry to see Mr. Kleiner go. We would like to thank him for his outstanding and extremely successful work for BITZER and we wish him all of the best for both his professional and for his private life" said Senator h. c. Peter Schaufler, CEO of BITZER.