In the meeting of 01 April 2016, the Villeroy & Boch AG Supervisory Board confirmed the positive recommendation from the human resources committee to extend Frank Göring's term in office by five years after the end of the current contract. As of 01 January 2017 Frank Göring's term as Chief Executive Officer will be extended to 2022.
Frank Göring started working at the company in 1997 and was appointed as spokesman of the Villeroy & Boch AG Executive Board in 2007 and as CEO in 2009. The chair of the Villeroy & Boch AG Supervisory Board, Wendelin von Boch-Galhau, is delighted with the resolution: "Frank Göring's performance and continuity impressed the Supervisory Board. The past few years were characterized by productive and successful cooperation. I am looking forward to working with him in the future and am happy in the knowledge that he will be at the helm of our company in the coming years."
Villeroy & Boch:
Villeroy & Boch is one of the world's leading premium brands for ceramic products. The family business, which was founded in 1748 and is headquartered in Mettlach/Germany, stands for innovation, tradition and exceptional style. As a renowned lifestyle brand, Villeroy & Boch offers products from the sectors Bathroom and Wellness and Tableware, and is active in 125 countries.