Wincor Nixdorf AG announces management appointments

Paderborn, Germany, 2016-Mar-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Supervisory Board of Wincor Nixdorf AG has extended, earlier than scheduled, the contracts of CEO & President Eckard Heidloff as well as Deputy CEO & President and CFO Dr. Jürgen Wunram by three years until February 28, 2019. The former contracts had been set to terminate at the end of January 2017 (Dr. J. Wunram) and the end of February 2017 (E. Heidloff).

In addition, the Supervisory Board has appointed former Senior Vice President Dr. Ulrich Näher as a further member of the Board of Directors effective from March 1, 2016. His contract will cover a period of three years. As an Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Directors, Dr. Ulrich Näher will oversee the Systems business unit, which is responsible for the global hardware business of Wincor Nixdorf. Therefore, including Olaf Heyden, the Board of Directors of Wincor Nixdorf AG will consist of four members.

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Wincor Nixdorf names Dr. Ulrich Näher as head of the global development network

Paderborn, Germany, 2014-11-14— /EPR Retail News/ —  As of January 1, 2015, Dr. Ulrich Näher (49) is taking over as head of the global development network at Wincor Nixdorf. His wealth of experience gained from his work at McKinsey and Company will stand him in good stead for his new role with the IT specialist for retail banks and retailers. Ulrich Näher is currently a Director in the Munich office of McKinsey, and leads the Global Product Development Practice. In the area of management consulting, he advises clients who come primarily from the electronics industry in Europe and Asia. From 2006 to 2011, he worked in the Tokyo office of McKinsey, before which he was employed in Corporate Development at Siemens. Näher studied physics and mathematics, and earned a doctorate in physics from the University of Stuttgart. As Head of Research and Development, he will be a member of the Executive Board at Wincor Nixdorf and Senior Vice President.