fischer installs new Managing Director Sales & Marketing for Fastening Systems

Michael Geiszbühl has taken the role of Managing Director Sales & Marketing for fischer's Fastening Systems division.

Geiszbühl has taken on the role previously held by Johannes Konrad, who has become spokesperson of fischer automotive's management board.

Michael Geiszbühl has worked with the fischer group since 2007 including several years in international sales, including as regional sales manager for the specialist trade in Bavaria. In January 2017, he became Sales Manager Specialist Trading at fischer Deutschland Vertriebs GmbH, and one year later, became MD - a role he'll continue to service, initially.

Johannes Konrad's new position as fischer automotive systems spokesman for the management board sees him succeed Rudolf Kaiser, who left fischer automotive systems by mutual agreement. Konrad spent many years as MD in the field of fastening systems in an international environment, bringing key experience for the global activites of fischer automotive systems.

Alexander Gögel is the current MD of Upat Vertriebs GmbH. The new CEO for the Upat brand is still being sought. Until then Alexander Gögel takes over both tasks.