Published 05/19/2020 | updated 03/01/2023

Stuttgart, May 20, 2020 – CENIT Supervisory Board appoints new CFO: Dr. Markus Wesel to act as new Chief Financial Officer of enterprise group.

The Supervisory Board of CENIT AG named Dr. Markus Wesel (42) as new Member of the Board: Effective July 1, 2020, Mr. Wesel will join the Management Board of CENIT to assume responsibilities for finances/controlling, IT and HR from January 1, 2021.

Matthias Schmidt, current Chief Financial Officer of IT and software provider CENIT, had decided earlier not to extend his contract ending on December 31, 2020. In the coming six months, he will gradually hand over all tasks and responsibilities to his successor.

“Over the past eight years, Matthias Schmidt was a driving force behind the development and growth of CENIT. On behalf of the entire company, the Supervisory Board and I wish to thank him expressly for his contribution and commitment”, said Kurt Bengel, CEO of CENIT AG. “We look forward to working with Dr. Markus Wesel as our new colleague, and we are certain that we are turning this demanding field of responsibilities over to a safe pair of hands”, Mr. Bengel added.

In Dr. Markus Wesel, CENIT gains an experienced financial expert: Prior to joining CENIT, the trained businessman was active in a series of leading financial positions. Since 2015, he worked at NEMETSCHEK Group, where from 2017 he was responsible for Finance/ Legal and Operations as authorized signatory and Senior Vice President.

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