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Management Change in Prinzhorn Group

As of November 1st, 2021 Prinzhorn Group will be headed by Harald Ganster as the Speaker of the Board, Managing Director for Prinzhorn Holding and the Division Containerboard. Michael Schütz will remain CFO of the Group, Max Hölbl will continue as Managing Director for Prinzhorn Holding and the Division Packaging, while Andreas Walser will continue as Managing Director for the Division Recycling. Cord Prinzhorn decided to leave the management of Prinzhorn Group upon his own request.

“We are very grateful for the past 14 years, in which Cord Prinzhorn successfully grew the company's performance, creating an international market leader in the integrated corrugated packaging industry, while establishing a strong and efficient management team to secure its structure and sustainable future success”, remarks the new Speaker of the Board, Harald Ganster.


The Prinzhorn Group

With 10.000 employees in 16 countries, Prinzhorn Group is among European market leaders in the packaging, paper and recycling industry. With an annual turnover of €2,1 billion in 2021, the company is the number three in this segment in Europe. The family owned Prinzhorn Group has its headquarters in Vienna / Austria and is structured in three divisions: Dunapack Packaging (corrugated packaging solutions), Hamburger Containerboard (production of containerboard) and Hamburger Recycling (collection and trading of secondary raw material).


For further information:

Robert Pachler
Director Marketing & Communications
Prinzhorn Holding GmbH
Phone: 0043 50118 0
Email: robert.pachler(at)