German bathroom manufacturer Duravit announced Stephan Patrick Tahy as CEO at its Supervisory Board meeting on June 29, with his role taking effect from today (July 1).
He succeeds Prof. Frank Richter who left the company on June 30.
Tahy is former CEO of De’Longhi Germany and prior to that was vice president and general manager of Mattel.
Commenting on his new appointment, Tahy said: “I am pleased at the confidence that has been placed in me to drive the fantastic work of this innovative company forward and to be working with all Duravit employees to shape our common future.”
Gregor Greinert, chairman of the supervisory board of Duravit, said: “We are delighted with the appointment of Stephan Tahy who is a dedicated, high calibre successor to Prof Frank Richter, and who will continue to advance Duravit’s highly successful development. We are really looking forward to working with him.”
“We would like to thank Frank Richter for his outstanding contribution over many successful years.”