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New Bühler CEO takes his chair

03 July 2016

Stefan Scheiber has succeeded Calvin Grieder as the new CEO of Bühler. He has worked for the company since 1988 and has led various sales and production organisations at all management levels in Kenya, South Africa, Germany, and Switzerland. 

“In order to continue the success story of Bühler, we want to seize the opportunities of accelerated change presented by megatrends such as digitisation, safe feed and food, and sustainability,” he said. Stefan. As a result of this change, additional executive positions in the Grains & Food business have been reassigned.

“With our portfolio of solutions and our global presence in over 140 countries, we are strongly positioned in the important growth markets of food and mobility,” continued Scheiber. “The aim now is to transform this position into further profitable growth.”

Calvin Grieder, who has been serving as CEO since 2000, will now focus on his position as Chairman. Johannes Wick took charge as CEO of Grains & Food as of April 1, 2016, and is now also a member of Bühler’s Executive Board. Johannes Wick joined the Bühler Group as head of the Grain Milling business unit in 2014. Previously, he held various management positions in the global energy and infrastructure industry for more than 20 years.


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