The contract with the Managing Director Dr. Josef Fontaine will be extended for another five years from January 2018 until the end of 2022. Dr. Roland Pahl was appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Gerhard Andreas Schreiber as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In case of the Managing Director's absence they represent him in the operative business respectively in all accounting concerns.
The new organisational unit "Facility Management" will be established in July under the control of Michael Sack.
Erik Wagner and Jens Strohmeyer were appointed as Quality Managers for the laboratories accreditation of the VLB, whereas Katherina Baron is new Safety Representative of the VLB and at the same time Quality Manager for the accreditation in the educational VLB sector.
Dr. Roland Pahl, COO (l.) and Gerhard Andreas Schreiber, CFO
Michael Sack, Head of "Facility Management"
Jens Strohmeyer (l.) and Erik Wagner, Quality Manager for the laboratories accreditation
Katherina Baron, safety representative of the VLB and Quality Manager for the accreditation in the educational VLB sector