Hanns R. Rech to succeed Helmut Woelki as Chairman
The presidium of the Supervisory Board of LSG Lufthansa Service Holding AG (LSG) will propose the appointment of Hanns R. Rech as company chairman with effect from 1 January 2001 at the next Supervisory Board meeting on 30 August 2000.
Rech will replace Helmut Woelki, whose contract expires on 27 November 2000. Woelki will go on to act as a consultant to international companies and will also be available in this capacity for the Lufthansa Group.
Hanns R. Rech has held the post of General Manager of the express service DHL Worldwide Express GmbH in Germany since May 1998. Before joining the logistics services provider Rech gained wide top-level managerial experience in the food industry. From 1991- 1996 he was General Manager of Tchibo International GmbH, Hamburg, and from 1996 -1998 General Manager of Oetker International GmbH, Bielefeld.