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Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Mourning the loss of Dr. Hans Vossloh

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Dr. Hans Vossloh, Honorary Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Vossloh AG, died today age 90. He was the last surviving grandchild of founder Eduard Vossloh. After bearing operational responsibility for more than 40 years, Dr. Hans Vossloh played a lead role in the transformation from a successful family enterprise to a stock corporation. In 1986 he moved from the management of Vossloh-Werke, Werdohl, to Supervisory Board Chairman and laid the groundwork for the Company's IPO in 1990. Since 1994, Dr. Hans Vossloh has been Honorary Supervisory Board Chairman.

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