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AutoForm Appoints New CFO

AutoForm Engineering GmbH, the leading supplier of software solutions for the sheet metal forming industry, has appointed Christian Burgherr as the new Group CFO. In this position at AutoForm, he is responsible for the management of AutoForm’s finances, IT and general administration.

AutoForm has appointed Christian Burgherr as the new Group CFO, effective February 1, 2019. Mr. Burgherr holds a master’s degree in Business and Economics and is a Swiss certified public accountant. His primary responsibility is the management of AutoForm’s finances. In addition, he is in charge of the IT department as well as the general administration department. Mr. Burgherr joined AutoForm from Ernst & Young, where he advised clients on M&A, corporate finance and financial reporting. Anton Haas, CFO at AutoForm since 2008, will continue his work as a member of the board of directors and as a member of the executive committee, there in his new role as Corporate Director Strategic Projects.

Dr. Waldemar Kubli, CEO and founder of AutoForm stated: “I am glad that Christian Burgherr has joined AutoForm. His experience and know-how in the field of finance will contribute to our further successful development. I am thankful to Anton, for all his contributions over the years and I am glad, that he continues working for AutoForm. I am happy how he has planned and executed his succession.”


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