Zurich, July 8, 2016. – The Board of Directors of Conzzeta AG has appointed Oliver Pabst as the new CEO of Mammut Sports Group. He will take over from Rolf G. Schmid, who is leaving the Group by mutual agreement under the terms of the previously announced succession plan to seek a new professional challenge. Oliver Pabst will take up his post on September 1, 2016 and at the same time become a member of the Executive Committee of Conzzeta AG.
Oliver Pabst (50, a German citizen) served most recently for nine years at Munich-based Willy Bogner as
Management Board member with responsibility for Sales and Marketing. Previous career milestones include
service in the outdoor activities sector at Boards & More, at his family’s own textile company, Gerhard
Pabst, and as a senior associate at McKinsey. Oliver Pabst has an MBA from the universities of Nuremberg
and Berlin and a doctorate from the University of St Gallen.
Michael Willome, Conzzeta Group CEO, comments: “Oliver Pabst has an excellent track record and is ideally
qualified to oversee the successful implementation of our growth strategy.” In March this year, Conzzeta
announced a five-year strategic program for Mammut Sports Group targeted at consolidating the company’s
leading position in the German-speaking countries of Europe and accelerating growth in selected
Zurich, November 10, 2020 – Conzzeta reports the signing of a binding agreement to divest its FoamPartner business unit to Recticel, the Belgium specialist in polyurethane chemistry, headquartered in Brussels and listed on Euronext (REC), for an enterprise value of CHF 270 million. The closing of the transaction is expected in the first quarter 2021, subject to regulatory approval.keyboard_arrow_right
Zurich, November 10, 2020 – Ernst Baertschi, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Conzzeta, will host today’s virtual Conzzeta capital markets day. Conzzeta Group CEO Michael Willome will provide an update of the Group’s strategic transformation. Bystronic CEO Alex Waser with part of his management team will present Bystronic’s strategy.keyboard_arrow_right
Seon, November 5, 2020 – Mammut has entered into a partnership with the non-profit organization ClimbAID to work together on humanitarian projects allowing refugees to discover the joy of climbing. United by their shared passion for mountain sports and climbing, Mammut and the Swiss non-profit organization ClimbAID are embarking on a partnership designed to allow people affected by war, poverty and displacement to discover the joy of climbing. This long-term cooperation will focus on the implementation of humanitarian projects in Switzerland, Lebanon, Greece and beyond.