Dr. Axel Drösser has been appointed CEO of RITZENHOFF AG in Marsberg Essentho with effect from 14 June 2021.

With Dr. Drösser, a very experienced CEO is taking over responsibility for RITZENHOFF AG. In the past 15 years, the 57-year-old has been active as a managing director in family-owned companies in the consumer goods sector; most recently as spokesman for the management of the market leader for direct food sales (bofrost*) and as managing director of the Hövelmann/Sinalco beverage group. Prior to that, Dr. Drösser was a partner in an international management consultancy.

“Dr. Drösser brings many years of experience in the management and successful reorientation of family-owned companies to this new challenge,” says Karin Trimmel, Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board of Ritzenhoff AG. With his extensive expertise in managing companies with omnichannel structures, Dr. Drösser focuses on the customers and sees himself as an innovation driver.

“I am very much looking forward to the new task and the cooperation with all employees and am proud to further develop the Ritzenhoff company with a motivated team,” says Dr. Drösser.