Dr Max Padberg.

Dr Max Padberg. (Photo: © Wittur)

Wittur has a new CFO


The Wittur Group has appointed Max Padberg as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective May 1th, 2021. Dr. Padberg will be responsible for Group Finance, Corporate Controlling, Accounting, Legal, Compliance, Tax and IT.

"Dr. Padberg is an experienced financial expert who has extensive knowledge in working with private equity, the capital markets and, during his career, has assumed wide-ranging responsibilities which include M&A, IT, tax, legal, insurance, treasury and purchasing", says Wittur.

Advisory role for Christoph Kaml

Prior to joining Wittur, he was CFO at Armacell, a leading manufacturer and supplier of industrial foams and flexible insulation materials, with 25 production plants in 17 countries.

He also served as CFO for Rütgers Group and for Versatel AG, had the worldwide finance responsibility for LSG Sky Chefs and several management positions with Mannesmann in Germany and in the USA. He received his PhD in Finance from the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany.

His predecessor Christoph Kaml has been with Wittur for five years. He will remain in an advisory role for the next months.

More information: wittur.com