Hubert Windegger (50) joins the management of ASK Chemicals as Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO) as of March 01, 2021. In this role, he will be responsible for the areas Finance, Controlling, Digitalization & IT. He succeeds Anders Wester, who left the company on February 28, 2021.
Wester served as CFO of the ASK Chemicals Group since 2018 and made important contributions to the company's sustainable financial development in recent years.
With the Swiss Hubert Windegger, ASK Chemicals gains an experienced financial expert as Group CFO. Windegger has held various management positions at Dow Chemical in Europe, including a recent stint at Trinseo Europe, where he contributed his financial expertise as Division CFO.
"Hubert is a seasoned manager who, alongside traditional CFO responsibilities, will set new emphases in the digitalization strategy of ASK Chemicals. I am very pleased that we were able to win Hubert Windegger for our company," says Frank Coenen, CEO of ASK Chemicals Group.
About ASK Chemicals
ASK Chemicals is one of the world’s largest suppliers of foundry chemicals and consumables, with a comprehensive product and service portfolio of binders, coatings, feeders, filters, and release agents, as well as metallurgical products including inoculants, Mg-treatment, and inoculation wires and master alloys for iron casting. Core manufacturing and development of prototypes as well as a broad offer of simulation services complete the range of supply.
With research and development in Europe, America, and Asia, ASK Chemicals sees itself as the driving force behind industry-specific innovations and is committed to offering customers a consistently high level of quality. Flexibility, quickness, quality, and sustainability, as well as cost-effective products and services, are of key importance.