THE MANAGEMENT BOARD

The Board of Management consists of four members and takes its decisions by majority vote. The Management Board members work together as a team and inform each other on an ongoing basis of important activities and events in their areas of responsibility. Apart from the joint responsibility for the management of the group, each member is responsible for individual areas.

THORSTEN HERMELINK

"MY GOAL: SUCCESSFULL BRANDS WITHIN A STRONG GROUP"

Thorsten Hermelink (born 1969) completed his business studies at the University of Lüneburg in 1994 with a Business Administration degree. He subsequently held senior positions at international-scale trading companies, latterly as management board member of a leading retail company. While there he gained wide experience in the strategic focusing and expansion of such businesses, and in the development of multi-channel sales systems. He has been Chief Executive Officer of Hawesko Holding AG since December 2015. Thorsten Hermelink is responsible for group strategy, e-commerce and distribution.

 

ALEXANDER BORWITZKY

"EVEN MORE CONVENIENT: JACQUES' COMBINES ONLINE AND OFFLINE WITH A PERSONAL TOUCH"

Alexander Borwitzky (born 1968) completed his MBA at Nottingham University Business School in 1992. He has held management positions in several international retail groups and has been a director of Jacques’ Wein-Depot since 2013. He has been Board of Management member, will become chief operating officer and is responsible for group-wide platforms and multi-channel retail. 

RAIMUND HACKENBERGER

(born 1968) studied at the University of Trier (degree in Business Administration). After senior positions in leading German and international consumer-goods companies he became Chief Financial Officer of Hawesko Holding in March 2017 and is in charge of finance and financial controlling, investor relations and human resources. 

NIKOLAS VON HAUGWITZ

"DIGITAL IS THE NORM FOR US - WE ARE NOW PRESSING AHEAD WITH MOBILE BUSINESS."

Nikolas von Haugwitz (born 1968) graduated with a degree in Economics from the Free University of Berlin in 1996. Since 2003 he has held management positions at Hanseatisches Wein- und Sekt-Kontor hawesko.de and since 2008 has been one of its directors. He is also managing director of Carl Tesdorpf – Weinhandel zu Lübeck. He has headed the distance-selling segment since January 2015.

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