BSH UK CEO leaves for new group role

Andreas Meier to take responsibility of small appliances globally fro February 2020

11 Nov, 19

BSH UK & Ireland, parent company of Bosch, NEFF, Siemens and Gaggenau appliances, has announced its CEO Andreas Meier is leaving the role to take up a new position within the group.

BSH UK CEO leaves for new role in group

Meier will become executive vice president, head of consumer product division, taking responsibility for the small domestic appliances business globally.

He will start his new position will on February 2020.

Since taking over as CEO for the UK & Ireland division in 2014, the company has seen market share grow along with an increased revenue.

The company has recently announced it will be opening a custom-built warehouse and customer service centre, which is double the size of its existing premises.

Commenting on his new role, Meier said: “Whilst I am very excited to be taking up this role, I will also be leaving the UK & Ireland with some regret.

“Despite numerous challenges and uncertainties, we have enjoyed a huge amount of success in the past five years.

“The foundation of this has been the professionalism and collaborative culture of our employees as well as our exceptionally committed customer base, for which we are extremely grateful.

“During my time the whole team has worked hard to deliver extraordinary results for our company and, most importantly, a great service to our customers. I am extremely confident the UK & Ireland will continue to enjoy the success we have shared together in the coming years.”

A successor to the CEO role of BSH UK & Ireland will be announced in due course.