Expansion of management - Tobias Wielpütz becomes new Chief Operating Officer
Tobias Wielpütz (42) will become Chief Operating Officer (COO) at the LUSINI Group on 1 February 2023. The current company management, consisting of Boris Steinhagen (CEO) and Tobias Steinbacher (CFO), will thus be expanded. Tobias Wielpütz will take over the areas of fulfilment, IT, HR and customer service of the internationally active LUSINI Group with locations in Germany, France, Austria and Switzerland, among others. The LUSINI Group is restructuring its management as of 1 February 2023. In the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer (COO), Tobias Wielpütz will strengthen the management of the omnichannel supplier, which is one of the leading hotel and restaurant suppliers in the non-food sector in Europe. He supports the management team with Boris Steinhagen (CEO) and Tobias Steinbacher (CFO) in the operational area and assumes overall responsibility for the areas of fulfilment, IT, customer service as well as HR in order to specifically drive the company's growth course both nationally and internationally. We are delighted to have been able to recruit Tobias Wielpütz, a highly qualified expert with process experience, whose experience in the industry and leadership qualities are a perfect match for our vision and our way of working". The appointment of Tobias Wielpütz to the newly created position of COO is another milestone for LUSINI, with which we are setting an important course for the digitalisation of our processes, the stronger focus on service offerings and the adaptation of our structures to our dynamic growth," says Boris Steinhagen, CEO of the LUSINI Group. The 42-year-old business graduate brings with him many years of management experience in the logistics sector, including his positions as Logistics Division Manager at Amazon and Production Warehouse Manager at Coca-Cola. Most recently, he was regional operations manager at food wholesaler Chefs Culinar for almost seven years.