BSH UK & Ireland CEO to move over to BSH Group

CEO of BSH UK & Ireland, Andreas Meier, will be leaving to take up a new position within the BSH Group.

The parent manufacturing company of Bosch, NEFF, Siemens and Gaggenau appliances announced that Mr Meier will start his new position as Executive Vice President, Head of Consumer Product Division, in February next year. In this role he will take on responsibility for the Small Domestic Appliances business globally.

Since taking over as CEO for the UK & Ireland division in 2014, the company has seen market share grow along with an increased revenue.

Commenting on his new role, Mr Meier said he would be leaving the UK & Ireland “with some regret”.

“Despite numerous challenges and uncertainties, we have enjoyed a huge amount of success in the past five years.

“The foundation of this has been the professionalism and collaborative culture of our employees as well as our exceptionally committed customer base, for which we are extremely grateful.

“During my time the whole team has worked hard to deliver extraordinary results for our company and, most importantly, a great service to our customers. I am extremely confident the UK & Ireland will continue to enjoy the success we have shared together in the coming years.”

BSH UK & Ireland reported that a successor to the CEO role will be announced soon.