“Against the backdrop of globalisation, the Zumtobel Group needs to be prepared for challenging markets. The decisive factor here is a competitive worldwide production network. We make optimal use of the regional and technological strengths of our plants to offer our customers across the globe highly competitive products in line with local conditions. As we do so, we focus on making further improvements in the efficiency of our plants, as well as on the continuous optimisation of our global supply chain. This way we ensure maximum quality and reliability for our customers.”
Effective 01 April 2016, Felder assumes the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) with a term of office until 30 April 2019.
Alfred Felder, born 1963, has been CEO of the Zumtobel Group’s components subsidiary Tridonic since November 2012. Felder, who has a doctorate in Electrical Engineering was born and raised in the South Tyrol and previously held a wide range of specialist and management roles with the Siemens Group and its former lighting arm, Osram. In the course of his career he has spent several longer periods in Japan, the USA and China.