As of 1 March 2011, Jochen Riepl will become the new Chief Financial Officer of RAIL.ONE GmbH.
Together with Ralf D. Sobottka, President and CEO since 2010, Jochen Riepl will be responsible for further development of successful domestic business and for expansion of international activities.
“With his long years of experience in the management of international companies, and with his solid consulting expertise, Jochen Riepl represents ideal support for our company,” says Ralf D. Sobottka.
After completing his studies in business administration, Jochen Riepl began his career at the company FAG Kugelfischer Georg Schäfer KGaA, in Schweinfurt, Germany. During the following years, he was active in leading commercial positions of companies, most recently for five years as CFO of the wooden-materials companies within Pfleiderer AG. In 2006 he moved to Zellstoff Stendal GmbH and led the company alone as President and CEO. Beginning in 2009, he has served as Interim Manager for various companies.