Resignation of Barthold Piening, Chief Operations Officer

Monday 23rd January 2017

Barthold Piening, Chief Operations Officer and Member of the Executive Committee, has decided to leave Acino by mid of this year to pursue an external career opportunity.

Kalle Känd, CEO at Acino, said: “I thank Barthold Piening for his significant contribution to Acino. Under his leadership Acino focused on establishing a sustainable and competitive supply organization that fully supports our growth strategy in emerging markets. He further developed our company, which is on a good way to achieve its strategic targets.”

Acino has started the process of hiring a successor for Barthold Piening and expects to announce his replacement within the next weeks.